KARACHI: Dozens of motorcycles were burnt today after electricity wires fell on a truck near UP Mor in New Karachi area.

The electric wires reportedly broke and fell on the truck loaded with motorcycles causing fire. The blaze got intense in seconds and engulfed the whole truck burning the motorcycles, besides damaging three cars standing nearby.

Three vehicles of fire brigade reached the venue scene and controlled the fire. According to an eye-witness, the fire erupted due to short circuit.