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53 evacuated after bus catches fire

Posted on April 21, 2015

NEEDLES, Calif. — Fifty-three people were evacuated from a tour bus after it became engulfed in flames in the middle of the desert in San Bernardino County, with four of those people treated for minor problems, NBC News reported.

The driver told investigators he heard what sounded like a rear tire's exploding and immediately pulled off to the side of the road. As soon as he stopped, he saw that the back of the bus was on fire. The bus was declared a total loss, according to the report. For the full story, click here.

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