A diesel tanker headed for Mathura fell sideways resulting in huge amount of inflammable material spilling on the road.
The fact that diesel thousands of liters of diesel spread on Jaipur Mathura highway in Bharatpur of Rajasthan caused enough panic as minor spark also could have inflamed the spilled liquid.
It is said that the accident took place late in the night on the Jaipur – Mathura highway.
The accident may have happened as the driver lost control of the vehicle.
With the dangerous possibility of fire engulfing the area, nearby houses were quickly vacated and people were sent to safe location.
The highway was closed down as well. Four fire brigades were also stationed in case the diesel caught fire.