House evacuated after Heanor bus fire

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A house had to be evacuated when a bus caught alight this morning (Thursday, March 12).

Firefighters from Heanor attended Heanor Gate Road, Heanor, at 10.41am where there was a fire in a single-decker bus.

Police evacuated a nearby property due to high levels of smoke in the air and an environmental pack was used to prevent the spread of diesel.

The fire was out by 12.28pm.