1 injured in hit-and-run involving Hampton Road Transit bus

File photo of a Hampton Roads Transit Bus. (Credit: WAVY-TV 10).

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Police are investigating a hit-and-run involving a Hampton Roads Transit (HRT) bus Friday afternoon.

Officers responded to the crash at 18th Street and Monticello Avenue around 2:20 p.m., according to Norfolk Public Information Office Daniel Hudson.

When officers arrived, the bus had already returned to the HRT terminal on 18th Street, but the driver said a vehicle hit the rear of her bus as she was driving north on Monticello.

The vehicle fled the scene, and one passenger was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries. No other injuries were reported and other passengers who were on the bus at the time left the scene before officers arrived.

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