CAR FIRE: A family escaped without injury after a Holden Commodore caught on fire on the Dawson Hwy near Mt Alma.
CAR FIRE: A family escaped without injury after a Holden Commodore caught on fire on the Dawson Hwy near Mt Alma. Contributed

Family rescued in dramatic car fire on Dawson Hwy

CALLIOPE fire crews rushed to the Dawson Hwy near Mt Alma on Thursday afternoon, after a 32-year-old man's Holden Commodore caught on fire.

No one was injured in the blaze, but it's believed a QCG contractor helped the man and his family escape the burning car.



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