Rio passenger torches bus over breakdown

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RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, Sept 27 (Reuters) - An angry passenger on a crammed bus in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro set the vehicle ablaze after it broke down and the driver ordered everyone off. The bus stopped with a boiling radiator in the poor Campo Grande neighborhood on Monday and the driver told passengers it would not complete its route, a fire department official said on Tuesday. One passenger returned with a bottle of alcohol, sprayed it inside the bus and set it alight, ...

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