Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Fire hits bus; 28 passengers safe

LEGAZPI CITY, Feb. 7 (PNA) -- A bus from Metro Manila with 28 passengers caught fire at about 3:30 a.m. Sunday along the Andaya Highway in Barangay Comadaycaday, Del Gallego, Camarines Sur, a report reaching Camp Gen. Simeon A. Ola here said.

The report said the Pe├▒afrancia bus (TYV-194) driven by Joseph Carpio accidentally got burned when its fuel line was damaged, causing a leak, while the bus was cruising the Andaya Highway.

No one was reported injured as all the passengers were able to get off when the flame started to engulf the bus. (PNA) SCS/FGS/MSA/CBD