The command room received the emergency call at 7.22pm and fire fighters from Nad Al Sheba arrived at the scene at 7.29pm.
According to a civil defence spokesperson, the fire extended to nearby trees on the side of the road.
Back-up firefighters from Al Rashidiya fire station were dispatched and the team extinguished the fire by 7.40pm. No injuries were reported.
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