The fire incident was reported to have happened around 11am at the Idiroko-Anthony area of Lagos State. The BRT bus was en route to TBS terminal, Lagos Island from Ikorodu terminal.
PUNCH correspondent gathered that the initial vehicle conveying the passengers had broken down at the Owode area of Ikorodu Lagos when the burnt vehicle came to pick the stranded passengers.
Though no passenger died, some sustained varying degrees of injuries while trying to escape
The spokesperson of the National Emergency Management Agency, Mr Ibrahim Farinloye, confirmed the incident in a statement.