Six Injured in CTA Bus Accident on Kedzie Avenue in Chicago, IL
Chicago, IL -- A collision between a passenger vehicle and a CTA bus left six people with injuries on Kedzie Avenue in the Ashburn area of Chicago, IL Monday, January 16, 2017.
Sources say the bus was northbound on Kenzie about 9:45 a.m. when the collision happened. The media account claimed the bus was struck by an SUV that was crossing through the interesection. The bus, following the initial collision, swerved and collided with a third vehicle. The driver of the bus, an unidentified 51-year-old man, was injured in the incident. A female occupant of the SUV was last listed in good condition. The driver of the third vehicle, a 60-year-old male, was injured as well. The report claims at least four others were injured in the incident.
The official investigation into the incident is ongoing and may reveal more details as it concludes.
The preliminary press release provided no further information at the time of its release.
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