Car gutted in fire as power line falls on it

Car gutted in fire as power line falls on it

November 6, 2018

Mysuru: A car was completely gutted in a fire after a power line snapped and fell on it at Srirampura yesterday.

The car, belonging to one Vinod of Muninarayanappa Layout in Srirampura, was parked in front of his house when an overhead power cable snapped and fell on top of the car. Even as Vinod was looking at the car, the vehicle caught fire and was completely gutted.

Soon, Fire and Emergency Service personnel, who rushed to the spot, managed to douse the fire. But the car was completely gutted by then.

Kuvempunagar Police have registered a case in this regard.


Mysuru’s favorite and largest circulated English evening daily has kept the citizens of Mysuru informed and entertained since 1978. Over the past 41 years, Star of Mysore has been the newspaper that Mysureans reach for every evening to know about the happenings in Mysuru city. The newspaper has feature rich articles and dedicated pages targeted at readers across the demographic spectrum of Mysuru city. With a readership of over 2,50,000 Star of Mysore has been the best connection between it’s readers and their leaders; between advertisers and customers; between Mysuru and Mysureans.


Academy News Papers Private Limited, Publishers, Star of Mysore & Mysuru Mithra, 15-C, Industrial ‘A’ Layout, Bannimantap, Mysuru-570015. Phone no. – 0821 249 6520

To advertise on Star of Mysore, email us at

Online Edition: [email protected]
Print Editon: [email protected]
For News/Press Release: [email protected]