Indian family rides down highway on burning motorbike

Stunned Indian police officers managed to prevent a disaster after they spotted a family of three riding a motorbike down a highway completely unaware that flames were shooting out from beneath the vehicle.

A video filmed in Etawah District in the state Uttar Pradesh showed police chasing down the family and forcing them to pull over.

The male rider, a woman and a young child quickly got off the bike and were unharmed in the incident.