Boy, 15, arrested after double decker bus destroyed in fire on Bradford Broadway

Bradford bus fire
The bus was engulfed in flames. Credit: David Brook

A teenage boy has been arrested after a double decker bus was destroyed in a fire.

Firefighters were called to Bradford Broadway, in the city centre, on 9 October after the top deck of the bus was engulfed in flames.

A 15-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of criminal damage and has been released on conditional bail.

First Bus said no passengers were on board the vehicle – the 607 service from Thornton –when the incident started shortly after 3pm.


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