Bus, carrying Azerbaijanis to Karbala pilgrimage, caught fire

# 14:49
10 October 2019

The bus, carrying Azerbaijanis to Karbala pilgrimage, has caught fire nearby Ahvaz city of Khuzestan Province of Iran, APA”s Tehran bureau reports.

The Director of the Fire-extinguishing and Security Services Department of the Executive Power of Ahvaz Ibrahim Ganbari stated that the fire has been caused by disorder in electricity wires of the bus.

Noted that firefighting team was immediately involved in the site and all passengers of the bus were evacuated.

One woman was poisoned of smoke and taken to hospital during the incident.