Major fire in bus terminal in Stuttgart

Fire destroys 20 public transportation buses in Stuttgart parking garage - several people injured

In the east of Stuttgart, a major fire at a bus depot caused extensive damage and resulted in injuries. In the evening, at least 20 buses were completely destroyed by the fire on the premises of the Stuttgarter Straßenbahnen AG (SSB). Six employees of the transport operator SSB had to be treated medically.

A huge cloud of smoke stood above the night sky of the Baden-Württemberg state capital, and explosions could be heard. A total of around 210 firefighters were battling the flames. The firefighting robot LUF 60 of the Stuttgart Fire Department supported the emergency forces in their operation in the hall, which was in danger of collapsing.