A bus caught fire in Cirkewwa early this morning. A spokesperson for the Police said that no one was injured in the fire, but there was a lot of thick black smoke.
Members from the Civil Protection Department are on the scene to control the flames using two fire engines from the Xemxija fire station.
Malta Public Transport said that as soon as the bus caught fire, emergency procedures fell into place. The operator confirmed that no one was hurt in the accident because of the immediate action which was taken at the scene.
So far, it is not known what caused the fire.