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Chinese man accused of setting bus on fire, killing 6, injuring 32

Feb. 28, 2014 at 8:46 AM   |   Comments

GUIYANG, China, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Police in China said they arrested a man suspected of starting a fire that killed six people on a moving bus. Thirty-two others were injured.

The man, identified only by his surname, Su, was accused of taking "revenge on society" by setting fire to a barrel of gasoline on the bus, a police source told Xinhua.

The fire started at about 1 p.m. local time Thursday as the bus passed by an elementary school in Guiyang city in Guizhou province.

Among the dead was a 4-month-old baby boy.

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