School bus evacuated after brakes overheat on Savannah Highway

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - A school bus experienced a minor fire Wednesday morning on Savannah Highway in West Ashley.

Charleston County officials say the brakes overheated just after 7 a.m. in front of Hardee's restaurant on Savannah Highway near the entrance to Interstate 526.

Two students were evacuated and taken to safety. School officials say the bus was coming from West Ashley and was traveling to Garrett High School.

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