Another Vehicle Catches Fire in Ras Al Khor, Dubai
Thankfully, the driver was unhurt.
When we previously reported that cars are catching fire in the UAE due to severe heat and humidity, we were sure to see more cases in the coming days. See another vehicle catches fire in Ras Al Khor Industrial Area 1. Thankfully, the driver was unhurt.
Small explosions were heard as the fire erupted in an SUV at 6:39 pm. Dubai Civil Defense was again quick to respond and brought it under control at around 6:57 pm, within 18 minutes.
Witnesses told that they saw two persons trying to extinguish fire through fire extinguishers from nearby warehouses.
The cause of the fire eruption is unknown, but it could be oil leaks and electrical problem combined.
The authorities advise motorists to take more care of their vehicles during the extreme heat of summer.