Lorry laden with plywood catches fire at Jalan Sungai Sebatang

Firefighters working to get the blaze under control.

BINTULU, Nov 26: A lorry carrying full load of plywood caught fire at Jalan Sungai Sebatang here, this morning.

According to a statement from the Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba), they were alerted of fire which broke out at the back of the lorry at 10.15am.

Firefighters from Bintulu station, who were dispatched to the scene, quickly work at pace to get the blaze under control.

The lorry driver was reported to be safe, while fire had destroyed 20 percent of the vehicle.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.— DayakDaily