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Passengers evacuated from bus in Bridport


(Updated 4:49pm 21st November 2017)

4:48pm 21st November 2017

Passengers have had to be evacuated from a bus in Bridport after an apparent oil leak on Tuesday afternoon. 

Eyewitnesses say the x53 bus appeared to catch fire as it was driving through Morcombelake. 

There are no reports of any injuries and fire services are at the scene. 

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