Dozens of passengers were led to safety in South London after a double decker bus burst into flames.
A police officer alerted the driver yesterday afternoon after seeing smoke coming from the rear wheel of the 157 service from Morden to Crystal Palace.
Witnesses describe hearing a loud explosion with debris sent flying across the street. Speaking to the Evening Standard, one eyewitness said:
The fire is not thought to be suspicious and the cause is currently under investigation.