- United Transportation Union - http://utu.org -
22 hurt after car smashes into SEPTA bus
Posted By amy On April 7, 2014 @ 10:40 am In Bus News,News,Recent Updates | Comments Disabled
TWENTY-TWO PEOPLE were hospitalized yesterday after a violent crash sent a SEPTA bus careening into a building in Chinatown, authorities said.
The collision happened just before 5 p.m. yesterday at the intersection of 11th and Vine streets, SEPTA spokesman Andrew Busch said.
A Mazda sedan blew through a red light on Vine Street and slammed into the side of a Route 23 bus, forcing the bus onto the sidewalk, where it smashed into a traffic light, three parked cars and the side of the Chinese Christian Church & Center before coming to a stop, SEPTA Transit Police Chief Thomas J. Nestel said at the scene.
Read more at Philly.com.
Article printed from United Transportation Union: http://utu.org
URL to article: http://utu.org/2014/04/07/22-hurt-after-car-smashes-into-septa-bus/
Copyright © 2011 United Transportation Union. All rights reserved.