At least 5 bus passengers suffered injuries in downtown Nashville on June 6 after an MTA bus and a pickup truck were involved in an accident, an article of The Tennessean reported.
Information coming from a police dispatcher revealed that around 6:55 a.m. an MTA bus and a pickup truck collided near the Commerce Street and Seventh Avenue intersection. The pickup reportedly changed lanes, causing the bus behind it to strike the pickup’s right side, initial investigations by MTA and local police revealed. Four of the five injured persons of the 35 passengers on the bus requested medical treatment. A spokesperson for the MTA told reporters that the pickup truck driver, whose name was withheld, caused the collision for failing to yield.
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