Bus evacuated at Coedpoeth, Wrexham after electrical fire

A single-decker bus has been safely evacuated in Wrexham after an electrical fire broke out on board.

North Wales Fire Service said the main damage was to the back of the vehicle in the blaze at Coedpoeth.

A spokeswoman said up to eight passengers were taken off the bus.

Two crews from Wrexham brought the fire under control at 18:12 BST on Monday.

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