A car caught fire near the promenade in Ta’ Xbiex earlier today, with the entire vehicle becoming engulfed in flames. Videos uploaded online show firefighters working to put the flames out as quickly as possible.
No cars were parked in front or behind the enflamed Alfa Romeo vehicle. Firefighters were quick to show up and put the flames out, with those present at the scene praising the civil protection unit for their quick reaction and for arriving within minutes.
It is not known what caused the car to catch fire at this time.