Fire destroys Carterville bus department

Fire destroys Carterville bus department
Source: Rochelle Steffen, KFVS Photojournalist
Source: Rochelle Steffen, KFVS Photojournalist
Source: Rochelle Steffen, KFVS Photojournalist
Source: Rochelle Steffen, KFVS Photojournalist

CARTERVILLE, IL (KFVS) - Crews responded to a fire at a school bus department in Carterville early Monday morning.

According to our crew on the scene, the building is near Carterville High School.

CUSD #5 Assistant Superintendent Dale Heidbreder says there were no injuries and no one was inside at the time.

Heidbreder also says the building is a total loss and the cause is under investigation.

Dispatchers say the building is used as a break room for school bus drivers, but there were reportedly no buses inside at the time of the fire.

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