Fire crews were called to a major incident on Monday when a car hit a guided bus on the busway near Longstanton.The driver of the car was seriously injured by the collison and remains in hospital.

A nearby witness to the incident said the car appeared to catch fire first and then flames very quickly spread to the bus and by the time three teams of firefighters had put out the fire both the bus and car were totally destroyed. We were informed that busway officials suggested passengers walk back to Swavesey, two-mile walk! All busway services were cancelled.