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School bus catches fire in College Park

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Posted at 9:17 AM, Sep 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-13 18:04:15-04

A school bus caught fire in College Park on Monday afternoon, forcing 20 students to evacuate.

According to Prince George's County officials, the fire happened on the 9600 block of 51st Avenue at 4:52 pm.

The cause of the fire is unknown, but the 20 children from Glenarden Woods Elementary School and Robert Goddard Elementary School aboard the bus made it off safely with no injuries reported.

A member of the Prince George’s County Fire/EMS Department shared dash cam footage of the incident online.

Watch the video below. 

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