Horror as London bus explodes into flames on busy street

Dramatic pictures have emerged of a London bus burning at a bus stop in Brixton today (June 17) with the cause of the fire unknown.

Videos and images from the scene show the 333 service pulled in at the stop completely enveloped in flames.

An eyewitness close to the incident reported that the bus had stopped completely before the fire began.

They said: “Well this is frightening! Bus in Brixton pulled into the stop and promptly caught on fire.

“Huge flames and crashing as bits of it were burned off. Stay safe in the heat!”

At this stage, it is unclear what the cause of the fire was or if anyone was injured.

More to follow…