WOODLAND HILLS (CBSLA) — Twenty-three children were safely evacuated from a school bus that caught on fire on the 101 Freeway in Woodland Hills Wednesday, according to the California Highway Patrol.Two Doses Of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Offers 94% Protection Against COVID, Study Finds
Los Angeles Fire officials say the fire broke out on the westbound freeway near Winnetka at about 1:41 p.m.
The driver of the school bus reportedly noticed the smoke and managed to pull over to the shoulder. Four adults then helped evacuate the students off the bus.READ MORE: Southern California Real Estate Market Cools Off In Fall
Some lanes on the westbound side of the freeway are expected to remain closed until the fire is mopped up.MORE NEWS: 'If You Don't Get Vaccinated, Don't Visit': Mayor Of West Hollywood Calls For Proof Of Vaccination For Business Entry
No injuries were reported in the fire.