Jeff Bressler - Smithtown Fire Department (photo Joe Sperber)
The Smithtown Fire Department responded to a Bus Fire on Tuesday morning, February 14 at 8:31 am. The location of the bus fire was Plymouth Boulevard and Parnell Drive.
The bus driver, with one student aboard, was in the process of making school pick-ups when he observed smoke coming from under the dashboard of his vehicle.
Both the driver and the student were able to safely evacuate the bus before it caught fire and became totally engulfed in flames. more info at Smithtown FD
Smithtown Fire Department firefighters quickly worked to bring the blaze under control.
No injuries were reported. The fire is under investigation by the Suffolk County Police Department.