KOLLAM: A KURTC low floor AC bus from Ernakulam to Thiruvananthapuram from Thevara depot caught fire on the way near Kollam collectorate on Thursday.
There were 30 passengers on the bus and no casualties were reported.
The driver stopped the bus after the panel showed danger signal and a burning smell emanating from the engine.
On inspection, the fire was noticed near the engine and efforts began to douse it. Fire Force personnel also reached the spot and doused the fire immediately.