No injuries in bus fire at I-95, Pooler Parkway

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POOLER, Ga. (WSAV) – A Kelly Tours bus caught fire at Interstate 95 and Pooler Parkway early Friday afternoon causing delays on the roadway but no injuries.

According to the Pooler Police Department, there were no passengers on board the bus and the driver was injured. The department added that the 30 passenger bus was not in service and is not used for tours.

Pooler PD said it appears the fire was related to a mechanical issue and not an accident.

Southbound lanes of I-95 near exit 104 were impacted for an hour or so as emergency officials responded. The bus was removed and all lanes reopened around 1 p.m.

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