The Sarawak Update reported that a 27-year old man from the Serian National Service escaped injured in an accident at Mile 22, Kuching Serian road.

According to website, Rumi Kanchu was driving to Kuching when he lost control of his car, resulting in him hitting into the road divider.

The wreck car was said to have flipped several times before it exploded.

Rumi was saved by passer-by whom pulled him out of the wreckage minutes before it exploded, and he was taken to the Sarawak General Hospital for further treatment.

The Fire & Rescue Department arrived at the scene moments later to doze of the fire, while the police directed traffic.

Photo of the burned car by Sarawak Update.