PORT REPUBLIC, N.J., (CBS) – A bus fire has been reported on the Garden State Parkway in Atlantic County.
The incident was reported around 5 p.m. Friday on the Garden State Parkway southbound, north of Exit 48 near Port Republic.READ MORE: DA Larry Krasner Joins New Initiative To Fight Gun Violence In West/Southwest Philadelphia
Authorities say everyone made it off the bus safely.
The fire has been placed under control.
A relief bus was reportedly sent out to pick up the passengers.READ MORE: SEPTA Union Unanimously Approves Strike If Deal Isn't Reached
It’s unclear at this time where the bus departed from, or where it was heading to.
Chopper 3 over the scene showed traffic backed up for miles in the area.
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