A Maynard Hill resident escaped unhurt after a Suzuki Samurai in which he was travelling to the north of the island burst into flames.
The vehicle was completely destroyed.
Anthony Modeste of Maynard Hill told the Times he was driving toward the north of the island when he saw sparks coming from the vehicle.
The incident occurred at around 7:15 p.m. tonight.
The St. Lucia Fire Service was summoned, but by the time they arrived on the scene, the vehicle was completely destroyed.