Firefighters tackle bus fire

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5:15pm 17th February 2017
(Updated 6:24pm 17th February 2017)

Firefighters have been tackling a bus fire on the A6055 in between Boroughbridge and Minskip. 

Crews from Boroughbridge and Ripon were called just before 4pm this afternoon to the fire in the engine compartment of a double decker bus. 

The fire is now out, and it's thought no one was on the bus at the time. The cause is believed to be a mechanical fault.

The service also cleaned up a large oil spill on the road. 

 

Fire crews have also been called to a flat fire in Harrogate this afternoon: 

 

 

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