School bus carrying children catches fire in Brooklyn

A school bus burst into flames while carrying students home from school in East Flatbush Friday. Fire officials say it happened in front of 5405

A bus carrying students home from school caught fire in Brooklyn Friday.

A bus carrying students home from school caught fire in Brooklyn Friday. (1/15/16)

EAST FLATBUSH - A school bus burst into flames while carrying students home from school in East Flatbush Friday.

Fire officials say it happened in front of 5405 Clarendon Road around 2:15 p.m. 

They say all children escaped, and no one was injured.

Witnesses say the children appeared to be around kindergarten age.

A school bus company employee declined to provide any details about the incident.

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