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Bus on fire in SE China, casualties unknown


20:50, June 07, 2013

A bus is seen on fire on an elevated track in Xiamen, southeast China's Fujian Province, June 7, 2013. The bus in the city's BRT (bus rapid transit) service burst into flames at about 6:30 p.m. Friday, with no immediate report of casualty. (Xinhua)

XIAMEN, June 7 (Xinhua) -- A bus burst into flames on an elevated track in southeast China's Fujian Province on Friday evening, with no immediate report of casuality.

A bus in the city's BRT (bus rapid transit) service was seen on fire in the city of Xiamen at about 6:30 p.m., according to a Xinhua reporter at the scene.

Witnesses said ambulances took away "many" injured people from the site of the accident.

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