SUV catches fire along EDSA

Posted at | Updated as of 02/06/13 3:17 AM

MANILA, Philippines – A sports utility vehicle (SUV) caught fire along EDSA Tuesday afternoon, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said.

SUV catches fire along EDSA Photo from MMDA Twitter account

The vehicle caught fire at the northbound lane of EDSA Guadalupe.

Fire trucks were deployed to the area to put out the fire.

MMDA said the incident caused heavy traffic.

“As of 6:00 PM burning vehicle in Edsa NB Guadalupe occupied 3 lanes due to fire trucks in area,heavy traffic in area,” MMDA said in its official Twitter account.

No casualties were reported in the incident.