A BUS had to be evacuated tonight after it caught fire on a busy North-east road.
Firefighters were called to the incident on the A96 at Thainstone at around 4.50pm.
It is understood one of the wheel of the bus caught fire.
Three appliances – two from Inverurie and one from Oldmeldrum – were sent to the scene.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “There were no injuries.”
A Scottish Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: “When we arrived at the scene we extinguished the fire and everyone was already off the bus.”