2 school buses torched at NC school


    NEWPORT, NC (AP) – Police in Newport in Carteret County are investigating after someone set two school buses on fire in a school parking lot.

    Authorities tell local media outlets that the fires occurred Sunday night at Newport Elementary School. One bus was destroyed while a second was heavily damaged.

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    Police say the arsonist tried to set fire to a third bus.

    School district officials say replacement buses were used on routes Monday morning.

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