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Associated Press, Published August 27 2011

Minnesota state fair shuttle bus catches fire

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. — A shuttle bus carrying people to the Minnesota State Fair caught fire Saturday. No one was hurt after the bus driver hastily evacuated the passengers.

Fair spokeswoman Brienna Schuette says the bus was contracted to shuttle people from the park and ride lot. This bus was bringing people from the Health Partners Park and Ride when the brakes ignited.

WCCO-TV (http://cbsloc.al/r8hAca ) reports the bus was replaced.

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Information from: WCCO-TV, http://www.wcco.com


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