Two badly hurt as parked car catches fire in Sharjah
sharjah — Two people received serious burn injuries after a fire erupted in a car parked in Al Majaz area on Tuesday, around noon. The cause of the fire is unknown.
The two injured Arab Nationals — an Iraqi and a Syrian — were rushed to Al Qasimi Hospital where they are receiving treatment in the intensive care unit. An official at the Sharjah Civil Defence said they received the call around 11.17am and sent the firefighters to the site, who managed to control the fire in 10 minutes. Their timely efforts prevented the fire from spreading to other cars parked in the same area. The fire gutted one car completely and another one partially. The case was handed over to forensic expert for further probe.