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Driver, students escape Leawood bus fire unharmed

No injuries were reported after a school bus caught fire about 3 p.m. Friday near 131st Street and High Drive in Leawood.
No injuries were reported after a school bus caught fire about 3 p.m. Friday near 131st Street and High Drive in Leawood.

Three people were able to escape a bus fire unharmed Friday in Leawood.

A driver and two students were on the bus about 3 p.m. near 131st Street and High Drive when the bus caught fire.

A witness described hearing a pop three minutes before fire fully engulfed the bus.

The driver was able to safely evacuate the students off the bus.

No injuries were reported.

Toriano Porter: 816-234-4779, @torianoporter

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