On the route that goes to the town of
, in the province of
, there were moments of despair among the passengers of a bus that suffered a
for which they had to be evacuated urgently.
Some had to be treated in the hospital, and although no fatalities were reported, the losses were painful for those traveling, mostly a group of harvest swallow workers, who were returning home after work in
The event occurred around 10:30 a.m. this Sunday in that town in the department of La Cocha and the incident was captured by footage of witnesses.
According to local media, the passengers were
who went from Mendoza - presumably the Vendimia - to Tucumán.
their wages lost in the fire
As seen in the videos, the victims of the fire had an intense time trying to
get out of the transport while the flames gained ground
due to a nervous breakdown and had to be transferred to the La Cocha hospital.
Witnesses indicated that the bus driver,
due to a malfunction
, stopped the unit on the side of the road.
Minutes later, the bus began to burn and the passengers got out as they could.
Fierce fire in Tucumán.
The place was attended by personnel from the Huasa Pampa police station, along with Rumi Punco police officers, who intervened to help the passengers who regrouped on the side of the route.
It is being investigated why the vehicle caught fire.
Scare in Balvanera
Just two days ago, students, teachers and assistants from School No. 16 Presidente Miter, in Balvanera, had to be evacuated on Thursday due to a fire caused by an electrical fault.
There were no injuries.
The event was triggered by the
fire in the school's electricity chamber
located at 2800 Sarmiento, at the intersection with Pueyrredón Avenue.
Therefore, the teaching staff proceeded to evacuate students from all levels of the three-story school.
"A transformer from the Edesur company that is located in front of the school in the Once neighborhood suffered an overload and as a precaution the establishment was evacuated," explained Buenos Aires government sources.
"Before the incident, the directors immediately called 911 indicating that smoke was coming from an electrical panel that is in front of the school," they added.
Later, they confirmed that the firefighters controlled the fire that started inside the electrical panel.
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