Running bike catches fire in Kollam; 5 other vehicles gutted

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Kollam: Four two-wheelers, a car and an auto rickshaw were gutted in flames after a running bike caught fire at Koyikkal Junction near Randamkutty, Kollam.

As per reports, a running bullet caught fire initially and later spread to three other two-wheelers parked at the nearby the road. Following which, an auto rickshaw and a car in the area also got destroyed in the fire.

According to preliminary assumptions, a short circuit in the bullet bike had led to the fire. The vehicles, which got ablaze, belonged to believers who came to offer their prayers at a nearby church.

The fire was doused by four fire brigade units and no casualties were reported.

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