As per the reports, the passngers of the car escaped unhurt soon after they spotted fire engulfed from the vehicle.
The locals immediately alerted the local fire department about the incident.
By the time the fire brigades reached the spot and doused the flame, the car had reduced to ashes.
The burning car on the road created panic among passersby. Vehicular movement was halted on the road for hours due to the fire mishap.
On being informed, the local police reached the spot and started a probe into the matter.