Source:Global Times Published: 2016/8/28 5:03:40
An electric bike self-ignited and exploded in Haidian district on August 21, torching two parked cars on the street, the Beijing Evening News reported.
According to a witness, a man was riding the electric bike when it suddenly smoked and self-ignited. The rider panicked, parked the bike along the road and ran away. The bike burst into flames and ignited two cars parked nearby. Firefighters and police arrived on the scene and put out the fire, but the two cars were almost burned out. The rider did not return, and the police are now looking for him.