A fire broke out near a bus stop along Tampines Avenue 7 on 15 January, involving a car.
The engine of the car had caught fire, and other drivers who were passing by stopped their vehicles to help fight the fire before the arrival of the SCDF.
Bus drivers from both SBS Transit and Go-Ahead Singapore had stopped their buses to join in the firefighting efforts.
The driver of the burning car had managed to stop his burning vehicle at the side of the road, as a bus driver and another truck driver from Union Gas tried to put out the fire with their fire extinguishers.
The SCDF soon arrived and the fire was extinguished using a hose reel.
They said that the fire had involved the engine compartment of a car – there were no reported injuries and the cause fo the fire is currently being investigated.