School buses catch fire in NJ

September 23, 2009 9:32:24 AM PDT
In New Jersey, investigators are trying to figure out how a half dozen school buses went up in flames. It happened at a parking lot on south Dean street in Englewood.

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The police and fire departments are investigating the fire, trying to figure out if its suspicious or not.

Charred buses sit idle in the first student lot.

The chain was locked at the first student lot, and the buses had been used during the day.

These are factors Englewood's fire chief noted when he talked about the preliminary stages of the investigation.

He says the 911 call came in at 4:30, Wednesday morning and when firefighters responded, they found 7 school buses on fire.

The fire department remains on the scene investigating.

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