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News: Crews respond to school bus fire on Highland Ave near downtown Milwaukee

by | May 31, 2023 | News

MILWAUKEE, WI — A school bus caught fire Wednesday morning in the Avenues West neighborhood near downtown Milwaukee, according to TMJ4.

Milwaukee Fire Department crews responded to the scene near the intersection of North 18th Street and West Highland Avenue shortly after 7:00 a.m.

Authorities have not disclosed a possible cause of the blaze, but everyone on board the bus was able to be evacuated from the vehicle. No injuries were reported.

A photo captured after the fire was put out suggests the bus was engulfed in flames.

No further information has been shared at this time, and no charges have been reported.

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