Bus fire stops traffic on I-95 near O'Donnell

BALTIMORE - A bus fire on northbound I-95 just past the O’Donnell Street exit had all northbound lanes stopped Thursday evening.

According to MDTA spokesperson Sgt. Jonathan Green, a bus transporting 35 passengers caught fire around 6:25 p.m.

All passengers were able to get off the bus safely and no one was injured, Sgt. Green said.

The passengers went to nearby businesses to wait for a relief bus.

As of 6:48 p.m., MDTA was routing traffic to I-895 as crews managed the scene. Baltimore City Fire reported the fire extinguished at that time.

All northbound lanes were reopened around 8:30 p.m.

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