Lextran Bus Catches Fire

 Some scary moments in downtown Lexington when a Lextran bus caught fire.
 Firefighters responded to the Lextran Transit Center on West Loudon just before 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.
 When they arrived, they found a bus with the back end engulfed.
 Firefighters said the driver started the bus then walked away.
 The bus then caught fire.
 Firefighters said about 75 gallons of diesel spilled.
 The fire was confined to the one bus.
 The fire is not considered suspicious and according to firefighters, appears to be a the result of a mechanical problem.

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