MARTA bus catches fire on I-85 - CBS46 News

MARTA bus catches fire on I-85

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A MARTA bus caught fire on I-85. (Courtesy: Rene Solorio) A MARTA bus caught fire on I-85. (Courtesy: Rene Solorio)
ATLANTA (CBS46) -

A MARTA bus erupted in flames on the side of a highway Saturday afternoon.

A spokesperson for the transit group says a MARTA Mobility bus caught fire on I-85 south near the I-75 exit at about 4:30 p.m.

One rider was on board at the time of the incident. That passenger and the driver were able to escape safely from the blaze.

A CBS46 viewer sent us this video.

MARTA is looking in to the cause of the fire.

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