School bus evacuated after small fire on I-94 in Romulus

School bus has small engine fire on Interstate 94 in Romulus; students picked up by another bus


ROMULUS, Mich. – Students were removed from a school bus on Interstate 94 Tuesday afternoon after a small engine fire.

Firefighters doused the fire as the bus was parked on the eastbound side of the freeway east of Vining Road in Romulus.

Images: School bus catches fire on I-94

Students were removed from the bus and picked up by another bus. The Romulus Fire Chief said there were no injuries.

About 30 or 35 students were on the bus.

The right eastbound lane of the interstate was closed temporarily until the students were boarded onto another bus.

The bus is a Triumph Transportations vehicle.