By CBSNewYork Team

FISHKILL, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A bus transporting New York State prisoners caught fire in Fishkill on Saturday.

There were reports inmates were fighting with corrections officers and screaming as they were trapped.

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Multiple agencies rushed to the scene and put the fire out.

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Police say two inmates were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

The remaining 25 inmates were transferred onto more buses.

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Investigators say a mechanical problem caused the fire.

CBSNewYork Team