Five people were killed and 30 more were injured in a fire that broke out suddenly on a bus yesterday afternoon in Guiyang city, Guizhou province.
Xinhua reports that the fire broke out around 1 p.m. as the bus was passing a primary school. Residents posted images of the vehicle as it was engulfed in flames before the fire was eventually put out and passengers were hospitalized.
At least 50 passengers were on the bus, although some managed to get off in time.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.