A fire suddenly broke out on a bus traveling on the Tomei expressway in Shizuoka Prefecture early Monday morning, police said. All 77 passengers and the driver escaped unharmed, police said, but the bus was gutted.
According to police, the fire broke out in the engine at the rear of the bus around 4:15 a.m. The driver quickly pulled over at a nearby Makinohara service area. The bus was on its way from Osaka to Tokyo.© Japan Today