A BUS in Cwmffrwdoer has been evacuated after catching fire.

The incident occurred at around 11.30am this morning.

Emergency services were on scene and the blaze has been extinguished.


An eyewitness has reported that all of the passengers escaped without injury.

The vehicle has been badly damaged by the fire and is awaiting removal.

Gwent Police and South Wales Fire and Rescue Service have been contacted for further information.