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Dubai: Commuters in Dubai were shocked to see a bus engulfed in flames on Tuesday morning.

Passersby took photos and a video of the incident, which show the orange and yellow flames billowing out of the vehicle.

According to eyewitnesses, the incident took place at around 7.20am near La Riviera Tower in Dubai Marina, along Mersa Street. 

Onlookers said the vehicle fire was quickly put out by Dubai Civil Defence.

In a tweet, Dubai Police said that the fire affected commuters in Dubai Marina, resulting in heavy delays and traffic congestion. 

More to follow.