A commuter omnibus was this afternoon reduced to ashes at the heart of Bulawayo Central Business district when it went up in flames.
Passengers escaped death by a whisker outside OK shop located along Jason Moyo.
Other motorists had to use their own extinguishers as the fire brigade crew took about 20 minutes to arrive.
Female passengers where seen crying jumping out of the kombi.
“It was a scary moment. We have no clue as to how the fire started. Thank God we are all alive,” said Florence Matika one of the survivors