Tuesday 16 October, 2018

WATCH: Red band maxi bursts into flames on the PBR

A red-band maxi taxi was destroyed when it caught fire along the Priority Bus Route earlier today. 

Fire officers received a call alerting them to a vehicle on fire around 10.20 am today. 

The maxi taxi was completely engulfed in flames and by the time firefighters arrived, it was completely destroyed. 

Video via Facebook - David Wears Driver Desmond Adams was able to escape. No one was hurt in the blaze.

Vehicle fires are caused by a range of issues including overheating and electrical issues. 

The cause of the fire in this instance, however, has not yet been ascertained.