A Kentucky highschool soccer group suffered a scare Friday night time on the way in which house from a sport.
Scott County Excessive College gamers have been on the bus getting back from a sport in opposition to Frederick Douglass in Lexington because it turned engulfed in flames.
College officers mentioned everybody on the bus escaped and no accidents have been reported.
“Everybody on board is protected and unhurt, this contains all scholar athletes, coaches and the motive force,” the district mentioned in an announcement.
A video from WKYT-TV confirmed the again of the college bus in flames.
The Lexington Fireplace Division mentioned the group did lose their soccer gear and new uniforms within the hearth, based on WTVQ-TV. Investigators mentioned the group was touring on I-75 when passengers on the car smelled smoke. The motive force pulled over and received everybody off the bus.
About 100 gallons of diesel gasoline leaked from the bus and an environmental crew was introduced in to assist clear up the spill.