Bus on fire - Wadestown, Wellington
Traffic management is in place in Wadestown, Wellington this
morning after a bus caught fire at the intersection of
Vautier Avenue and Cecil Road.
were alerted to the fire just after 7am.
off the bus and safe.
Motorists are asked to avoid
the area if possible.
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