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8 People Injured In CTA Bus Accident

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CHICAGO (CBS) — Eight people were taken to hospitals after an accident involving a CTA bus and two cars at Chicago and Pulaski this morning, reports WBBM’s Steve Miller.

It was a number 66 eastbound bus and two cars that were involved in that accident, says CTA Spokeswoman Tammy Chase.

“This morning, about 5:30 a.m., we had an incident involving a collision with a bus and two automobiles near Chicago and Pulaski. We had five passengers from the bus and the bus operator went to the hospital with minor injuries,” said Chase.

She says one person from each vehicle was taken to the hospital. None of the injuries are believed to be life-threatening. Police are still investigating the accident.