Children evacuated from school bus after engine fire

DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. -- A Douglas County school bus fire prompted the emergency evacuation of all children aboard, Wednesday morning.

Wes Tallon, communications director for the county, said the bus was on I-20 near Ga. Highway 5 and had an engine fire.

Tallon said the kids exited the bus safely without incident.

According to officials, there were other buses in the area that stopped and picked up the children and no injuries were reported.

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