Investigation underway following bus fire

An investigation is underway after a bus caught fire between Leeds and Wetherby on Thursday afternoon.

Credit: Sean Benney

The bus, which is operated by Transdev, caught fire around 1pm and the company say they are investigating the incident:

One of our buses running between Leeds and Wetherby was stopped with what is believed to have been an electrical-related fault.

The quick reactions of our driver ensured that he was able to stop the bus safely and disembark all passengers on board without injury. Investigations are underway into what caused this isolated incident