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.

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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.

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Some lanes on the westbound side of the freeway are expected to remain closed until the fire is mopped up.

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No injuries were reported in the fire.