Bus burns down on D10 motorway

A bus travelling on the D10 motorway between Prague and Liberec caught fire and was completely burnt down despite the speedy arrival of a fire crew in the late night hours of Saturday, the ctk news agency reported. The driver and two dozen passengers all managed to escape to safety. Only one woman was treated for shock. The motorway was closed to traffic for four hours. According to a preliminary report the fire was caused by a technical failure.