Fire destroys school bus at Memphis high school

Published: Oct. 19, 2016 at 6:31 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 19, 2016 at 10:30 PM CDT
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(Source: WMC Action News 5)
(Source: WMC Action News 5)

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A school bus caught fire at Power Center Academy High School on Wednesday afternoon.

Witnesses sent in pictures and video showing flames and smoke shooting out of the bus.

Memphis Fire Department said it responded to the call about the fire around 2 p.m to the school located near the intersection of South Mendenhall Road and Winchester Road.

Witnesses said children were getting on the bus when they noticed a spark. They quickly got off the bus and nobody was injured.

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