School Bus Catches Fire on Silver Spring Road

Firefighters in Montgomery County are battling a school bus fire in Silver Spring. 

Fire officials say no one was injured when the bus caught fire on Georgia Avenue Friday morning. One picture from a News4 viewer showed flames and smoke coming from the rear of the bus.

When firefighters arrived at the scene, 75 percent of the bus was on fire. It's not clear whether any students were on the bus. 

Georgia Avenue is closed in both directions at Shorefield Road. The cause of the fire is not known at this time. 

Stay with News4 on-air and online for more on this developing story.

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