Municipal Bus Catches Fire on Batman-Hasankeyf Highway
A municipal bus with license plate 72 BA 562 caught fire on the Batman-Hasankeyf highway this morning. The fire started in the engine part while the bus was in motion. Fortunately, the driver noticed the situation and stopped the vehicle without any passengers.
Local firefighters were called to the scene and quickly extinguished the flames. Although the fire was put out, the bus was heavily damaged and is now unusable. An onlooker captured the incident on their mobile phone camera.
It is unclear what caused the fire to start. The incident has caused disruption to public transport services in the area, with alternative buses being provided for affected routes.
No injuries have been reported, and it is lucky that the driver noticed the fire before any passengers were onboard. The local authorities are investigating the case to determine the cause of the accident.