New Delhi: An AC three-tier coach of the Mumbai Central-Jaipur Express 12955  caught fire at the maintenance yard at 6:03 PM on Wednesday. No casualties or injuries have been reported as the coach was empty.Also Read - IPL 2022 Retention: Mumbai Indians Interested in Ex-Delhi Capitals Captain Shreyas Iyer, Could Attract Massive Bid at Mega Auction

The Western Railways spokesperson said, “Smoke and fire was noticed in AC 3 tier coach of the rake of 12955 Jaipur Express in Maintenance Yard at Mumbai Central at 18.03 hrs. Fire is controlled. The cause will be ascertained after investigation.” Also Read - Maharashtra Issues Fresh Restrictions, Permissions For All Travellers. Read Detailed Guidelines Here

“Senior Administrative Grade level inquiry team comprising of 4 senior officers of Western Railways has been constituted to ascertain the cause of fire & other details,” he said adding that the train has been rescheduled for 8:50 PM after replacing the affected coach. Also Read - Coal Mine Fire in Russia’s Siberia Kills 11, Dozens Trapped

More details awaited.