HRT bus involved in crash in Newport News; 5 taken to hospital

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — An HRT bus was involved in an accident with another vehicle in Newport News Tuesday night.

Dispatchers say emergency crews were called to intersection of Canon and City Center boulevards at 7:26 p.m. Officials say a bus was making a turn and was too close to the other vehicle when they collided.

Five people were taken to a local hospital with minor injuries. The bus also had minor damage.

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