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BREAKING NEWS — Bus Fire on I-395

by ARLnow.com November 11, 2010 at 10:31 pm 2,179 5 Comments

Firefighters are on the scene of a tour bus fire on southbound I-395, just after the 14th Street Bridge.

Heavy smoke can be seen on traffic cameras.

Only one lane of traffic is getting by the scene. Firefighters report that everybody that was on the bus made it out safely.

Update at 10:40 p.m. — The fire appears to be out.

Update at 10:50 p.m. — A witness, Josh Wright, tells us via Twitter: “[I] saw 40 foot flames coming out the back the bus. Firefighters were on the scene fast and put it out.”

Update at 12:35 a.m. — Wright supplied the video below, shot shortly after the flames were extinguished.

  • MikeyInCrystalC

    So that’s why I heard all those sirens

  • charlie

    nice pics. well done!!

  • Kevin

    Any word on a cause?

    • Arlington, Northside

      Combination of heat, fuel and O2 comming into contact with each other.

      • BrownFlipFlops

        I like the cut of your jib, Arlington, Northside. 🙂

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