The General Directorate of Civil Defense managed to put out and control a fire that broke out in a car near the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC). The video went viral as the incident coincided with huge celebrations of the country’s national football team being crowned winners of the GCC Football Cup.
The General Directorate of Civil Defense did not reveal any official information, but preliminary information indicates that no injuries were recorded and the cause was thought to be a short circuit in the four-wheel-drive car.
The Ministry of the Interior assured that everything was under control and the necessary official procedures were taken by concerned authorities. It urged all residents to take maximum precautions in general and those regarding electricity connections in particular to avoid dangerous incidents that might put souls in danger.