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Hellisheiði Reopened After Bus Caught Fire

A tour bus caught fire on its way down the Hellisheiði pass around 21:00 last night. Vísir reports.

Reports indicate that the bus was operated by SBA Norðurleið and had some 10 passengers aboard. All made it to safety and there were no injuries. The 10 passengers were transported to Reykjavík.

The western route through Hellisheiði was closed while local fire teams responded. The bus was removed from the road around midnight and the road has since been reopened.

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