Bus Fire

On Saturday February 8th at approximately 10:00 a.m, the Pearl River Fire Department was dispatched for a reported bus fire near 254 West Washington Avenue. Pearl River’s Chiefs quickly called in for service. 44-Control advised 12-1 and 12-2 that they have received numerous calls that a Transport of Rockland bus was on fire. Thirty Pearl River firefighters quickly extinguished the fire. The bus was traveling from Spring Valley to Nyack with 10 passengers. The driver and passengers all exited the bus safely with no injuries. The cause of the fire is uncertain.