Up in smoke

Fortunately, no one was injured tonight when this taxi burst into flames at the junction of Collymore Rock and Culloden Road around 7:45 p.m.

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The lucky driver managed to exit the vehicle just before it caught afire.  A Barbados Fire Service tender was on the scene within minutes and was able to quickly extinguish the fire.

(Picture by George Alleyne.)

3 Responses to Up in smoke

  1. Tristan John
    Tristan John November 23, 2015 at 11:54 pm

    :O

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  2. Hunte Omar
    Hunte Omar November 23, 2015 at 11:57 pm

    Happy no one was injured. This shows we can always expect a visit from the unexpected.

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  3. jrsmith November 24, 2015 at 12:37 pm

    These cars need to come with a special pass test certificate, all are mostly the same , technology, technology, and all forgetting ,safety, in the UK, more than 100 vehicles have exploded, so far. only the start in Bim. a lot of us are buying unroadworthy vehicles.

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