Fire destroys Minibus on Eccles Public Road
Just after 9 o’clock Tuesday morning a route 45 minibus caught fire on the Eccles Public Road, East Bank Demerara amid heavy traffic and causing even more traffic problems.
No one was injured when the bus burst into flames as it was heading south from Georgetown. Those who were in the bus reported hearing noises indicating that there was some malfunction. Upon investigation they noticed the flames and exited the bus safely.
The fire service and residents extinguished the fire.
(photos courtesy Allan Woolford)