I-84 in Hartford closed after school bus fire

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A school bus fire has closed the eastbound side of Interstate 84 in Hartford on Friday afternoon.

According to State Police, all lanes of I-84 eastbound at exit 49 are blocked after a school bus caught fire.

Officials say there were no injuries reported.

There is no word on how long the highway will be closed for.

There is also no word on what caused the fire.

News 8 will update this story as details become available.

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