I-74: Megabus Catches Fire in Harrison, Ohio; One Line Closed

January 9, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

A Megabus caught fire on I-74 on Thursday, forcing the closure of one lane of the westbound side.

The bus caught fire near Dry Fork Road .

Megabus said it is working with local officials and contacting affected customers.

The bus was headed to Chicago, WCPO reported.

No injuries were reported.

THe fire was caused by a blown tire that flew into the luggage compartment.

The passengers were taken to the Harrison Township Civic Center until Megabus can send another bus.

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