NYT writer @FrugalTraveler chronicles fiery @Megabus trip [photos]
It did not go well. As in, the bus literally exploded after a fire from a flat tire got out of control and engulfed the entire bus:
Photos from the scene:
According to Peterson, no one was hurt in the blaze, but the luggage compartment was destroyed:
And passengers are worried that Megabus will only cover $250 worth of damages:
A replacement bus arrived and passengers eventually made it to Milwaukee:
We can’t wait to read his column on the trip for the Times and hopefully he shames the bus company into covering the full cost of what was lost.