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11 cars catch fire outside a Dubai mall

Cars are ablaze outside a Dubai mall in this image shared on social media on Saturday.

CAIRO: Eleven vehicles have caught fire on Saturday afternoon outside the Dubai Outlet Mall, local reports have said.

Luckily there were no casualties reported in the fire, which broke out in the parking lot outside the mall.

Civil Defense officials were notified about the fire at round 4:14 pm.

Firefighters were at the scene extinguishing the fire at 4:22 and completely put it out after 30 minutes, local media quoted the Dubai Civil Defence as saying.

Reasons behind the fire were not immediately clear. The site was handed to fire experts at the Dubai Police to investigate its cause.

A video that has gone viral on social media appears to show a yellow color Corvette and a minibus up in flames, minutes before firefighters got to the scene.