CHEROKEE COUNTY, Ala. – An investigation is underway after a school bus caught on fire on County Road 34 and Hwy 411 N in Cherokee County.
Authorities received a 911 call around 3:24 p.m. Thursday.
There were 16 students and a driver on board at the time of the fire. All passengers were able to escape without injury.
Authorities with the Cherokee County EMA confirmed the bus was totally destroyed.