No injuries reported in massive Madison Twp bus fire

Fire Department: ‘Job well done by everyone involved’

No injuries reported in massive Madison Twp bus fire
Thanks to the quick thinking of a Madison Township bus driver, there were no injuries in a massive Tuesday afternoon fire. (Source: Madison Twp Fire Dept.)

MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) - Thanks to the quick thinking of a Madison Township bus driver, there were no injuries in a massive Tuesday afternoon fire.

Firefighters were called to the 7000 block of Germantown Road in Middletown around 3 p.m. for a report of a bus fire. The driver had pulled the bus over to a safe location nearby and was able to evacuate the children on the bus.

Units arrived on scene to find the Madison School District bus fully involved in a fire. It took firefighters about 45 minutes to extinguish and clean up the scene.

No injuries were reported.

“Job well done by everyone involved,” the Madison Township Fire Department posted to Facebook after the incident.

At 3:01 this afternoon MTFD was dispatched to the 7000 block of Middletown Germantown Rd for a report of a bus on fire....

Posted by Madison Township Fire Department on Tuesday, October 30, 2018

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