BELGIUM: Are Muslim terrorists behind the exploding “car jihad” in Brussels?

Several cars were destroyed after they burst into flames tonight in the Brussels business district of Saint Gilles amid fears of a possible terror attack.  

Locals reported hearing several explosions as a number of cars burst into flames in the city centre

Locals reported hearing several explosions as a number of cars burst into flames in the city centre

UK Daily Mail (h/t Marstar)  Early reports suggest that there may have been up to three blasts, although there has been no official confirmation of a terrorist explosion.

Several cars have been destroyed been destroyed with video posted on social media showing pictures of a large fire. There are no reports yet of what caused the blaze and despite the extensive damage, they are not believed to have been as a result of a terrorist attack. (As they always say before it turns out to be)

It is not yet known what caused the fire, although locals are worried it may be a terrorist attack+4 It is not yet known what caused the fire, although locals are worried it may be a terrorist attack

It is not yet known what caused the fire, although locals are worried it may be a terrorist attack 

Local newspaper HLN.BE reported that eight cars had been destroyed in the incident although nobody was killed or injured. 

Fire officers soon had the incident under control, according to local reporters. However the cars affected suffered substantial damage and the cause of the blaze is currently under investigation. 

A large section of Brussels city centre has been closed off after several cars burst into flames, pictured +4 A large section of Brussels city centre has been closed off after several cars burst into flames

A large section of Brussels city centre has been closed off after several cars burst into flames, pictured 

Belgian authorities told local media that they do not believe the incident was a terrorist attack.  (Isn’t that what they always say nowadays?)

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