School activity bus catches on fire

Published: Aug. 22, 2014 at 10:14 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 26, 2014 at 8:11 PM EDT
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New Hanover County emergency crews responded to reports of a school bus that caught on fire...
New Hanover County emergency crews responded to reports of a school bus that caught on fire Friday afternoon. (Source: WECT)
When emergency crews arrived on scene, flames were visible from the bus. (Source: Ike Gaskins)
When emergency crews arrived on scene, flames were visible from the bus. (Source: Ike Gaskins)
No injuries have been reported and all the kids were picked up by a second bus. (Source: Ike...
No injuries have been reported and all the kids were picked up by a second bus. (Source: Ike Gaskins)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - New Hanover County emergency crews responded to reports of a school bus that caught on fire Friday afternoon.

According to officials, a Wilmington Christian Academy bus was near the intersection of Grathwol Drive and Beach Mountain Court, just off North Kerr Avenue, when it caught on fire.

When emergency crews arrived on scene, flames were visible from the bus.

Emergency crews put out the fire quickly.

No injuries have been reported and all the kids were picked up by a second bus.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.

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