Car caught fire on expressway, riders saved their lives by jumping
Tantigaon/Baldev(Mathura). A car going from Noida to Agra caught fire on Yamuna Expressway on Saturday afternoon. Seeing this, the youth on board jumped to save their lives. On receiving information, Yamuna Expressway security personnel, police and fire brigade extinguished the fire.
Subrata Kumar Gaikwad, resident of Dwarka Sector-6, Delhi, was going from Delhi to Agra with his wife Pranati and two children Vishal and Arnav. These people had just reached between Mile Stone 124 and 125 of Yamuna Expressway at around 1.30 in the afternoon when suddenly the car caught fire. Seeing this, the youth in the car jumped out of the car and saved their lives. Police station incharge Sanjay Tyagi said that traffic was disrupted for some time due to the car fire. The car caught fire due to technical fault. Dialogue