Syracuse, N.Y. — A automotive crashed right into a Centro bus in Syracuse on Thursday morning, inflicting a hearth that broken each automobiles.



a traffic light sitting on the side of a road: Firefighters work to put out a fire after a car and a bus crashed at West Bear Street and Genant Drive near Interstate 81 in Syracuse on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021. Anne Hayes | ahayes@Syracuse.com


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Firefighters work to place out a hearth after a automotive and a bus crashed at West Bear Road and Genant Drive close to Interstate 81 in Syracuse on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021. Anne Hayes | [email protected]

The driving force of the automotive was badly burned, a Syracuse police spokesperson Sgt. Matthew Malinowski mentioned. The bus driver sustained minor accidents, he mentioned. Each drivers had been taken to a hospital.

There have been no passengers on the bus, a Centro spokesperson mentioned. He declined to launch some other particulars presently.

The crash occurred at West Bear Road and Genant Drive close to the Bear Road ramp to Interstate 81. Police, ambulance crews and firefighters had been dispatched at 9:49 a.m., in accordance with 911 heart logs.



a bus that is parked on the grass: Firefighters and police examine a car and bus that collided and burst into flames at West Bear Street and Genant Drive near Interstate 81 in Syracuse on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021. Anne Hayes | ahayes@Syracuse.com


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Firefighters and police look at a automotive and bus that collided and burst into flames at West Bear Road and Genant Drive close to Interstate 81 in Syracuse on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021. Anne Hayes | [email protected]

The crash occurred when the driving force of the automotive ran a purple gentle on West Bear St. and collided with the facet of the bus, Malinowski mentioned.

Smoke from the fireplace was seen from the freeway and from blocks away within the metropolis.

Bear Road is closed between Photo voltaic Road and Sundown Avenue.

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