NJTransit bus catches fire in Secaucus; No injuries reported

Eyewitness News viewer photo of a bus fire in Secaucus, New Jersey

January 3, 2014 7:10:27 AM PST
A New Jersey Transit bus caught fire on Route 3 in Secaucus Friday morning, forcing the hurried evacuation of about 30 passengers.

No injuries were reported with the 190-line bus pulled over with flames shooting our the left rear around 8 a.m.

All passengers and the driver safely exited the bus, and the Secaucus Fire Department entinguished the fire.

The riders were transferred to another bus without incident.

NJ Transit officials say the cause of the fire is unclear, and it is under investigation at this time.