Bus Fires Plague JUTC


The Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC is reporting that they’ve been experiencing a series of fires on a some of its buses.

Media specialist at the JUTC, Granville Newell says the company is probing the matter.

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A woman who travelled recently on one of the ill fated buses recounts her experience. She says the fire occurred on January 19.

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Mr. Newell says that incident was caused by problems with the engine of the vehcile.

He’s seeking to reassure the public that JUTC buses are safe.

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