This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 11 °C Friday 10 July, 2020
Advertisement

Aircoach bus catches fire in Ballinteer

The flames were extinguished as the bus was parked in a lay-by this morning.

Image submitted by a TheJournal.ie reader.
Image submitted by a TheJournal.ie reader.

AN AIRCOACH BUS has been damaged after catching fire in Dublin at around 11am today.

No passengers were on board at the time and the company says that the blaze was extinguished while the vehicle was parked at a lay-by in Ballinteer.

Dublin fire services attended the scene and the bus driver was also involved in tackling the fire.

The coach sustained a “small amount of damage”, according to a company statement.

Aircoach, which runs services to and from Dublin Airport, said that a replacement coach was put on the route immediately and that the timetable has not been affected by the incident.

The cause of the fire is not yet known.

(Hat-tip to @redtaxi05)

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

Read next:

COMMENTS (30)