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St. Augustine's Basketball Team Escapes Bus Fire

Posted December 12, 2006 12:40 p.m. EST

— The St. Augustine's mens basketball team will play in an away game Tuesday night after a rough road trip.

Players, coaches, and managers were headed north on Interstate 95 in Petersburg, Va., when their bus caught fire.

The driver pulled over immediately and ordered everyone off the bus. No one was injured.

The team is set to play Bowie State in Maryland.