6 Injured in Englewood Two-Vehicle Collision on Halsted Street
Englewood, Illinois (March 7, 2018) – Six people were injured when a CTA bus collided with an SUV early Wednesday in Englewood.
According to a local news source, the collision occurred at about 12:30 a.m. on Halsted Street.
A CTA bus was reportedly traveling southbound on Halsted Street when an oncoming Chevrolet Suburban tried to turn in front of it at 74th Street.
The bus diver could not avoid a collision and crashed into the Suburban.
Due to the impact of the collision, the bus drifted off the roadway where it struck a fire hydrant, a tree and a bus shelter.
Five occupants on the bus were injured in the collision and were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.
The driver of the Suburban was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.
An investigation is underway.
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