Indian carmaker Tata Motors mentioned on Thursday it was investigating an “remoted thermal incident”, after a video on social media confirmed the corporate’s electrical automotive engulfed in flames.
The video, which has gone viral, confirmed firefighters attempting to place out the hearth in Tata Motor’s Nexon EV automotive within the metropolis of Mumbai. Reuters was not capable of independently confirm the video.
“An in depth investigation is at the moment being performed to establish the info of the latest remoted thermal incident that’s doing the rounds on social media. We are going to share an in depth response after our full investigation,” Tata Motors mentioned in a press release.
The incident follows a spate of e-scooter fires within the nation that has triggered an uproar in addition to an investigation by the Indian authorities.