Tommy Tuberville campaign bus fire shuts down portions of I-59 in DeKalb County


DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — A political tour bus caught on fire on I-59 in DeKalb County.

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office shared photos of the bus, decorated with Tommy Tuberville campaign graphics.

Authorities said the driver of the bus was not injured. A spokesperson for Tuberville said the bus caught fire on a test drive not long after maintenance. Tuberville was not aboard the bus.

The northbound lane of I-59 was shutdown.


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