New Delhi, Mar 26:  A petrol tanker caught fire while it was being emptied at a petrol pump in Narsinghpur district of Madhya Pradesh. Also Read - Labrador to Undergo DNA Test to Settle Ownership Dispute in Madhya Pradesh's Hoshangabad

The massive fire created panic among the people present there but a disaster was averted when the driver of the tanker quickly steered it away from the pump to a vacant area. The entire incident was caught on camera. Also Read - First Meeting of Madhya Pradesh Government’s ‘Cow Cabinet’ To Be Held Today

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The driver of the tanker suffered burns. He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was undergoing treatment.

More details awaited.