School bus catches on fire in Brownsville

School bus on fire in Brownsville // Photo by @SalazarHugo6 via Twitter

Authorities are investigating an incident where a Brownsville school bus burst into flames.

It all happened off East 14th Street and the frontage road of Expressway 83 just after 4:30 p.m. Friday.

Details were not immediately available but Brownsville ISD officials confirmed there were students aboard but made it out safely.

No injuries were reported in the incident but the fire drew several on-lookers during rush hour traffic through the area.

Several people posted pictures on social media outlets such as Facebook and Twitter.

The cause of the fire is not known but the incident remains under investigation.

Action 4 News will provide more information as it becomes available.