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School bus goes up in flames in Etobicoke; no injuries

A school bus went up in flames on Monday afternoon in Etobicoke near Dixon Road and Islington Avenue.

Toronto Fire tells CityNews that crews raced to the scene after receiving a call around 1:49 p.m.

A passerby shot a brief video that shows the front end of the bus engulfed at the side of the road.

Students were on the bus when the fire started, but they were all able to safely exit and no injuries have been reported.

The fire started in the vehicle’s engine area. Fire crews were able to douse the blaze shortly after arriving.