Parked car in Petra Jaya catches fire

The completely burnt engine bay.

By Malcolm Lau

KUCHING, June 15: A car which was parked in front of a clinic located at Petra Jaya area  caught fire on Monday afternoon.

The Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) were alerted at 1.27 pm and a team was deployed to the scene.

According to the Bomba report, the fire was believed to have started from the engine of the car and a passerby attempted to douse the fire using a fire extinguisher.

The firefighters managed to put out the fire completely upon reaching the scene but the engine bay of the car was fully razed. -DayakDaily