Holidaymaker is 'forced to leap from his hire car after it bursts into flames' just 11 hours after he rented it
A holidaymaker claims he was forced to leap out of his hire car when it burst into flames while he was driving.
Richard Mason, from Burnley, Lancashire, paid £220 for a Ford Fiesta for a dream two-week holiday to Lysos, Cyprus, with his partner last month.
But the 46-year-old claims just 11 hours after picking up the vehicle from rental company Thrifty's Paphos Airport branch the couple were forced to leap to safety when it unexpectedly set alight on a mountainous road.
Mason picked up the car from Thrifty at the beginning of his holiday on September 17 after seeing the firm advertised... read more
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