Burning car causes traffic in Pasay
MANILA, Philippines – A car caught fire Friday on the southbound lane of Edsa Malibay in Pasay City, causing heavy traffic in the area, a fire official said.
Fire Officer 2 Mark Ryan Lanuzga, of the Pasay City Fire Station, told INQUIRER.net in a phone interview that the burning vehicle was a BMW 2007 model owned by a certain Patrick Espenilla.
Lanuzga said the blaze started 8:27 p.m. but was put out by Pasay firefighters after almost 30 minutes at 8:56 p.m.
No one was reported injured in the incident.
Based on the investigation, a short circuit due to faulty electrical wiring caused the car to burn.
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