Bus catches fire on southbound I-5 express lanes in Seattle

A bus caught fire just after 7 a.m. - leading to standstill on the interstate during the peak of morning rush hour.

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The passengers of the Sound Transit articulated bus were safely evacuated, but all of the express lanes, and all but two southbound lanes were blocked while fire crews worked to put out the fire.
Photo by WSDOT
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