A city bus on fire at night with a large blaze erupting from the rear engine area as it stands on an urban street, with a convenience store and other buildings visible in the background.

Dramatic Bus Fire Wreaks Havoc in Cancún

A bus caught fire while traveling down Kabah Avenue, near Coba Avenue in the 37th superblock, on Tuesday night. The driver was able to escape the vehicle before it was fully engulfed in flames.

The incident happened just before eleven o'clock on Tuesday night. The bus was reported to be on fire on Kabah Avenue, heading towards Chichén Itzá Avenue.

Firefighters were able to control and extinguish the fire, which was caused by a short circuit in the bus's electrical system. The fire consumed everything in its path, reducing the bus to a shell of rusted iron.

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