According to police report fire destroyed a bus belonging to Matours Bus Company around 4am of December 6,2018 at Karonga bus depot.
The incident happened few minutes after the MN4386 bus arrived in the depot from Lilongwe.
According to investigations,the driver,Mr. McDonald Kumonda,43 who comes from Samuti village in the area of Traditional Authority (T/A) Chimaliro in Thyolo district noticed the fire from one of the bus’s rear tears.
Kumonda tried to drive that 66 Sitter- bus out of the depot where fire Spreaded all over the bus.
Much of the items were already offloaded apart from one bail of clothes and three fishing nets left inside the bus.
No any injury has been reported so far as investigations are in progress to find the cause of fire.