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: More Than 40 Restaurants Dishing Up Delicious Deals During Burlington County Restaurant Week
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: 'An Unbelievable Friend': Football Coach Remembers 12-Year-Old Tyler Norton, Killed In Pottstown House Fire
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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