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Propane-powered cab burns on Parkway. Firefighters inspect the smouldering remains of a propane-powered Diamond cab that burst into flames yesterday on the Don Valley Parkway near Lawrence Ave. Police said cab driver Mohammed Mahmood of Huron St. and an unidentified passenger jumped out moments before the fire; when they smelled propane gas. Transportation ministry officials are investigating. Open in full size

Propane-powered cab burns on Parkway. Firefighters inspect the smouldering remains of a propane-powered Diamond cab that burst into flames yesterday on the Don Valley Parkway near Lawrence Ave. Police said cab driver Mohammed Mahmood of Huron St. and an unidentified passenger jumped out moments before the fire; when they smelled propane gas. Transportation ministry officials are investigating.

Picture, 1985, English

Propane-powered cab burns on Parkway. Firefighters inspect the smouldering remains of a propane-powered Diamond cab that burst into flames yesterday on the Don Valley Parkway near Lawrence Ave. Police said cab driver Mohammed Mahmood of Huron St. and an unidentified passenger jumped out moments before the fire; when they smelled propane gas. Transportation ministry officials are investigating.

Picture, 1985, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Accidents - Fires - Toronto 1984 - 1985

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0000718f