A moving car suddenly caught fire on Thursday evening near Chilla border in Gautam Budh Nagar district of Uttar Pradesh.

The driver saved his life by jumping out of the car.

Chief Fire Officer Arun Kumar Singh said, “The car driver was going from DND towards Chilla border in the evening.

During this, suddenly the car caught fire.

The driver immediately jumped out of the car."

He said that the car driver informed the fire department about the incident after which a fire brigade reached the spot.

Singh said that the fire was brought under control after about twenty minutes of effort.

However, by the time the car was completely burnt.

He said that prima facie the reason for the fire seems to be short circuit.

There have been no casualties in the incident.

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