(STMW) — A school bus with children on board caught fire Tuesday afternoon on Interstate 57 on the Far South Side.
The bus caught fire in the northbound lanes of I-57 at 107th Street about 2 p.m., according to Fire Media Affairs spokesman Will Knight.READ MORE: Annette Nance-Holt Confirmed As Chicago's First Black Female Fire Commissioner
Five people — two adults and three children — were taken to Roseland Community Hospital for smoke inhalation, Knight said. Their injuries are thought to be minor.READ MORE: Red Cross Seeking Donations As Blood Shortage Worsens
Knight did not know what caused the bus to catch on fire.MORE NEWS: CTU: Layoffs Will Hit Hardest Schools On South, West Sides
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