PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – SEPTA officials say eight people were hospitalized due to smoke inhalation after a bus fire in West Oak Lane Monday night.
The fire broke out at about 7:12 p.m. in the right wheel area of a Route 22 bus near Broad Street and Olney Avenue.READ MORE: Philadelphia Leaders Sound Off After Violent Weekend Sees 3 Teens Shot At Penn's Landing
The Route 22 bus runs from Warminster to the Olney Transportation Center.READ MORE: Health Officials Watching Closely For Potential Spread Of Monkeypox Across United States
SEPTA officials say eight passengers suffered smoke inhalation and were taken to Albert Einstein Medical Center.
The cause of the fire has not been determined at this time.MORE NEWS: Eagles Had Interest In Reunion With Nick Foles Before Super Bowl MVP Signed With Colts: Report