Bus Fire in Brownsville

Local News

Approximately 40 passengers were evacuated from a bus in Brownsville as it caught fire and made an emergency stop.

The incident took place near the Boca Chica and McDavitt intersection this morning after witnesses report a loud bang coming from the engine.

No injuries were reported.

Passengers from the bus state that smoke filled the inside of the bus and had to evacuate immediately.

Investigators are still looking for the cause of the fire. The bus was retired to a maintenance yard.

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