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Bus on fire near interstate in Hancock County

A school bus caught on fire in Hancock County on Sunday. (Photo source: WLOX) A school bus caught on fire in Hancock County on Sunday. (Photo source: WLOX)
HANCOCK COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -

Firefighters are responding to a blazing bus  on Interstate 10 in Hancock County. 

The bus sits on the shoulder of the road near the 8 mile marker. 

The interstate is shut down so the fire department can control the flames, according to MHP spokesman Chase Elkins. He said the reason the bus caught on fire is currently unknown.  

Officials say the driver was only occupant and managed to get out with no injuries. 

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