Durban – A truck driver is lucky to be alive after his truck burst into flames while parked at a bay waiting to load at Durban Container Terminal Pier 2.

The driver had just finished reversing into the bay when all of a sudden the truck burst into flames.

It was not immediately clear as to what caused the explosion but unconfirmed reports allege that a gas stove tank might have exploded causing the fire.

remains of truck burst into flames inside dct

No serious injuries were reported.

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