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Laurel school bus catches fire

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LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - A Laurel school bus driver is thankful to be alive after a bus she was driving caught fire.

Laurel fire fighters said a small fire started on bus number 41 after a power steering belt broke. 

Officials said the fire started after fluids leaked onto the motor.

Officials said no children were on the bus at the time of the fire. The driver escaped with no injures.

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