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School bus catches fire, barrels toward fire truck

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MAPLEWOOD, Minn. -- A dramatic scene played out in Minnesota Tuesday afternoon.

A school bus became engulfed in flames and then started rolling toward a fire truck.

The fire truck backed up just in time and the bus came to a stop on the side of the road.

No students were on the bus when it caught fire and the driver got out unharmed.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

1 Comment

  • Mark Stabler

    Since a large number of school buses are manufactured in our area, there should be a follow-up to this story with additional details including the make of the vehicle and the cause of this fire.

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