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Smoking School Bus Causes Students to be Evacuated

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Photo Courtesy: Sammie Martinez Photo Courtesy: Sammie Martinez
Photo Courtesy: Sammie Martinez Photo Courtesy: Sammie Martinez

LAS VEGAS -- A Clark County School District bus carrying students home started smoking Thursday afternoon creating concern there might be a fire and resulting in the bus being evacuated.

The incident happened on the Jones exit ramp off of U.S. 95 northbound. The students were safely removed from the bus and loaded onto another bus, according to Nevada Highway Patrol.

Clark County School District officials say there was never a fire, just smoke.  

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