Crash with injuries involving ECAT bus in Pensacola

Northwest Florida
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PENSACOLA, Fla. (WKRG) — An accident involving an ECAT bus on N 9th Ave and E Baars St. blocked off traffic in the area for several hours. 

Officials say three bus passengers were taken to the hospital with injuries. However, the driver of the ECAT bus is okay. The driver of the other vehicle involved, a green truck, was also taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

Police say the driver of the green truck was going westbound on Baars Street and collided with the bus traveling south on 9th Avenue. The crash was caught on surveillance cameras nearby at the Happy Shopper convenience store. 

Pensacola Police say 9th Avenue between Fisher and Baars was closed for more than three hours due to the crash. 


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