FISHKILL, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A bus transporting New York State prisoners caught hearth in Fishkill on Saturday.
There had been experiences inmates had been combating with corrections officers and screaming as they had been trapped.
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Multiple businesses rushed to the scene and put the fireplace out.
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Police say two inmates had been taken to the hospital with minor accidents.
The remaining 25 inmates had been transferred onto extra buses.
Investigators say a mechanical drawback precipitated the fireplace.