Two injured in Greyhound bus fire west of Destin Bridge

OKALOOSA ISLAND, Fla. (AP) - Fire officials say two people suffered minor injuries when a Greyhound bus caught fire on a highway as it headed toward Orlando.

Okaloosa Island Fire Lt. Bob Tilley says 55 people were on board Wednesday night when the fire started somewhere in the engine compartment.

The two people who were injured were taken to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center.

Passengers reported hearing a loud boom before the cabin quickly filled with smoke.

The Northwest Florida Daily News reported that the other 53
passengers were taken to the Destin Community Center to wait for
another bus.


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