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Our sister station WCSJ reports that Interstate 80 traffic was congested due to a large bus fire early Thursday afternoon, however, no injuries were reported.

The Minooka Fire Department said they were called to the scene of a white bus that was engulfed in flames on Interstate 80 near the Ridge Road exit.

Illinois State Police have not released how the incident started.

The Minooka Fire Department was assisted by the Channahon Fire Department and Morris Fire Department at the scene.

Information provided in this report has been obtained from area authorities, including but not limited to local police, fire and emergency dispatch officials. Information is sourced only from official sources of public information unless otherwise stated. Subjects listed who have been charged or cited for crimes have not been proven guilty in court and all acts are alleged.