A 2004 blue VW Polo burst into flames after leaving a workshop in Verulam yesterday.

Members of Reaction Unit South Africa were called out to the Inanda Road near Mt View after several motorist noticed a vehicle on fire.

Reaction Officers arrived on scene at attempted to dose the flames. The Ethekweni Fire Department responded swiftly & extinguished the blaze. The vehicle was extensively damaged.

According to the driver, he had just picked up the vehicle from a mechanic who worked on the vehicles injectors. Whilst test driving the car, he noticed smoke emanating from the hood. He then got off the vehicle to inspect & the car burst into flames.


The driver was not injured.

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