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Bus with 53 passengers catches fire in Samar town; no one hurt

By: - Correspondent / @rdejonINQ
/ 06:53 PM December 19, 2019

A passenger bus bound for Manila caught fire in San Jorge, Samar at about 1 p.m. today, December 19. (CONTRIBUTED PHOTO)

SAN JORGE, Samar – A bus bound for Manila caught fire here around 1 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 19.

Capt. Michael Ray Cañete, San Jorge chief of police, said no one was hurt.

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He said at 53 passengers were on board the bus when it suddenly caught fire.

The local fire bureau is still conducting an investigation to identify the cause of the blaze.

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