Badwani MP, Mar 15 (UNI) A man sustained burn injuries when four vehicles caught fire while welding of a tanker was being done near a petrol pump at Agra Mumbai National Highway in this district, police said today.
Superintendent of Police Dinesh Chandra Sharma said fire brigade personnel controlled the fire in about one-and-half hour.
A sugar-laden truck, a tractor and a multi-utility vehicle Qualis caught fire due to spark while welding of the tanker was being done.
As the sudden fire triggered panic, sub-inspector Bhagirath Soni, who reached the spot, drove the burning tanker to side, while one Mr Raju drove the truck to other side, averting a major accident.
Imran was admitted to hospital.
Mr Sharma said Mr Soni and Mr Raju will be rewarded for their courageous act.
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