SANKHALI : A family had a narrow escape at Pali-Bicholim when their car suddenly caught fire, damaging it completely. The damage has been estimated at Rs 3.50 lakh. According to available information, John D’Souza, who is working in Honda, was travelling in his car (GA-07-C-7948) when it suddenly caught fire. He along with the driver, son, daughter and a relative were in the car when they got some burning smell and immediately got out of it. On being intimated, the Bicholim fire personnel rushed to the spot and doused the blaze.