Priya Kotecha looks at first glance at the Labyrinth of Emmerdale engulfed in a fierce fire.
In a teaser for Thursday’s Double Bill, Priya, played by 42-year-old actress Fiona Wade, can be seen with a wall of flames behind her as she gets trapped in the ground.
Mina Jatla (Paige Sandhu) chases a frightened Andrea Tate (Anna Nightingale) into the arena after she sees Meena trying to drown Victoria Sugden (Isabelle Hodgins) in an earlier episode.
Dramatic scene: Priya Kotecha looks engulfed in a fierce fire in the first look of Emmerdale’s Labyrinth Fire to air Thursday’s Double Bill
Mina follows Andrea through the complicated maize maze to find out what she knows, adding Andrea to her hit list.
While it is not known how the fire started, it soon becomes clear that several other characters are trapped in the farm.
Priya becomes embroiled in the situation after going to the maze to replace the bottle of champagne she and Alice Chapman (Aaron Anthony) drank.
Horrifying: Priya actress Fiona Wade (pictured), 42, said: ‘Filming the fire scenes in Maze was thrilling and equally terrifying in the moments’
The Emmerdale resident is left screaming for her life, prompting Alice to flee in a desperate rescue bid.
On filming the scenes, Priya actress Fiona said: ‘Filming the fire scenes in Maze was extremely exciting and equally terrifying in the moments.
“It is an amazing experience to be a part of such a wonderful week that is filled with so much drama and action.
Terrible: Mina Jutla (Paige Sandhu, pictured) chases a frightened Andrea Tate (Anna Nightingale) into the arena as Mina tries to drown Victoria Sugden
end of the road? Andrea, played by Anna Nightingale (pictured), is now on Mina’s hit list after learning a lot about the killer
‘There were moments in the maze where the fire around us was so hot that I had to stop a couple of times.
‘It’s incredibly exciting though to be able to do some of our own stunts with the incredibly brave stunt actors who were with us every step of the way.
‘Priya, Andrea and Mina are all in the maze so it’s definitely going to be on the edge of your seat to see who gets out on time…!’
‘Survival Week’: Villagers are left fighting for their lives after a fatal stunt in which Victoria Sugden (Isabelle Hodgins, pictured) was thrown down a waterfall.
The soap bosses confirmed that an Emmerdale character will die this week in what has been dubbed ‘Survival Week’.
Villagers were left fighting for their lives after a fatal stunt of Victoria being thrown down a waterfall after a bridge collapsed during Monday’s episode.
Labyrinth’s Fire Scene airs Thursdays at 7 PM and Emmerdale on ITV1 at 8 PM.
Illusion: The owners of the soap confirmed that an Emmerdale character would die this week, with the show’s cast helping some movie magic on location filming scenes