See the chaos on Sydney Harbour Bridge after a bus catches fire

Peak-hour traffic in Sydney came to a standstill after a bus burst into flames.

The vehicle was travelling along the Sydney Harbour Bridge near Milsons Point.

Fire crews extinguished the fire shortly afterwards. The bus was then towed away, and northbound lanes were shut, causing traffic chaos.

No passengers were seriously injured in the incident. But three people were taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation.

People shared their pictures of the scene – and the traffic jams it caused – on social media.

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