Presque Isle fire and police respond to incident involving school bus

Published: Jul. 21, 2021 at 10:03 AM EDT|Updated: Jul. 21, 2021 at 12:16 PM EDT
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PRESQUE ISLE, Maine (WAGM) - Eight people and a bus driver are safe and well after mechanical issues caused a school bus emit smoke on Main Street this morning around 8:30 A.M.

Fire Captain Kyle Bartley says the bus experienced a mechanical issue and the driver pulled over before a fire began.

All people were evacuated from the bus and transported from the scene.

Presque Isle Fire and Police reported, as well as a hazmat team.

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