Students, Driver Escape School Bus after it Burst into Flames

(BARTHOLOMEW CO.) – A bus burst into flames while it was transporting several students to school this morning in Bartholomew County, near Ogilville.

Deputies with the Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the intersection of 550 W/550 S in reference to a school bus fire at 6:23 a.m.
Photo credit: Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Office
When they arrived, the bus was fully engulfed in flames. The bus driver and two students escaped without injuries.
Southwest Volunteer firefighters quickly put the fire out.
Deputies took the students to school.
The cause of the school bus fire is under investigation.