A taxi has burst into flames outside 655 Marine Drive in the Bluff on Saturday afternoon.
Rescue Care Paramedics responded to the scene on Marine Drive just after 15:30 to find the taxi well alight. Fortunately the taxi was empty and only the driver was in the vehicles. He escaped without any injuries.
Durban Fire Department arrived and worked quickly to extinguish the blaze.
At this stage the exact cause of the fire is unknown however SAPS were on the scene and will be investigating further.