SOUTHBORO (CBS) – A stretch of the Mass Pike was temporarily closed down after a bus caught fire on the side of the road.

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Massachusetts State Police said the Mass Pike westbound was closed in Southboro for about a half hour after a bus with about 50 people on board went up in flames around 2:30 p.m.

Video from the scene shows fire and smoke pouring from the back of the bus.

Passengers could be seen standing in the breakdown lane ahead of the bus.

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State police said no one was injured in the bus fire.

As of about 2:45 p.m. the flames appeared to have been extinguished.

Soon after, police said the left lane was reopened and passengers were being removed from the shoulder in a school bus provided by Ashland Police.

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No further details are currently available.