Tayside and Central Scotland

School bus evacuated after catching fire on A9

A bus carrying school children had to be evacuated after it caught fire on the A9.

The children were led to safety after smoke was seen inside the bus.

No-one was injured in the incident at Kindallachan, which took place on Tuesday morning.

Firefighters were called to the scene and the stretch of road between Pitlochry and Perth at Ballinluig was blocked, although it has now partially reopened.

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