Piacé. School bus catches fire, two students unscathed

A fire completely destroyed a school bus in Piace, north of Le Mans, on Tuesday morning. The disaster did not cause any casualties.


A fire completely destroyed a school bus in Piace, north of Le Mans, on Tuesday morning. The disaster did not cause any casualties.

Tuesday, November 6, around 8 am, a school bus caught fire, in Piace, north of Le Mans, at a place called La-Chevallerie, on the D115.

Inside, two children, about ten years old, and the driver of the machine. The latter pulled the passengers out early in the fire, even before the firefighters arrived.

All three came out unscathed. The vehicle was completely destroyed.

The problem could come from the engine of the bus, according to preliminary findings.

REF: https://www.ouest-france.fr/pays-de-la-loire/piace-72170/piace-un-car-scolaire-prend-feu-deux-eleves-indemnes-6053744