Greyhound bus catches fire

A GREYHOUND bus caught fire last night west of Coppabella.

The incident occurred around 7pm, and all passengers were evacuated safely off the bus.

Fire authorities said Coppabella and Nebo rural units attended as well as a Moranbah crew but the blaze had already been contained by the time the Moranbah unit arrived.

Authorities said the bus was significantly damaged.