6 Family Escape Death As Car Catches Fire In Port Harcourt (Photos)
A fatal incident that would have wiped out the lives of an entire family was averted by a show of bravery and luck by the head of the family in the South-south part of Nigeria.
A family of six escaped death by the whiskers this sunday at Ogwa Street, Diobu, Port Harcourt, River state when the Mercedes Benz 190 car they were travelling in suddenly caught fire.
A substance was said to have dropped from the under the car and immediately ignited a huge ball of fire.
The owner of the vehicle on noticing the fire, rushed to rescue his children who were seated at the back seat. Aside minor burns sustained by the father, no life was lost.
Residents of the street put up a quick and heroic response and rescued what was left of the burning vehicle.
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