A Vadodara resident and driver of Eeco vehicle died after the vehicle suddenly went up in flames. The incident took place on Sindhrot Road in Vadodara on Wednesday. According to the sources, the driver failed to get out of the burning car in time.
Before the fire brigade could reach the car’s location, the vehicle was completely burnt. Thus, the fire brigade could not approach the place on time and douse it on fire. The taluka police are further investigating and have sent the body for postmortem. The initial probe revealed that the primary reason for the fire was a short circuit. However, the police will release more details and the exact reason for the fire after the final inquiry.
Incidents of vehicles catching fire have increased this summer amind the blazing sun. The incident in which the driver of the Eeco car died due to fire is one such example. Moreover, the automobile caught fire near the mini river near Sindhrot village on the outskirts of Vadodara city. Further, the incident happened on a Wednesday morning and is still under investigation. A team of Vadiwadi firefighters rushed as the incident’s news reached the fire station. However, they witnessed a horrifying sight as the fire spared no part of the car or the driver.