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Six Hurt In Near West Side Bus Crash

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A pickup truck was sideswiped by a CTA Bus near 15th Street and Western Avenue. on Aug. 30, 2013. Emergency crews had to clean up a diesel fuel spill from the crash. (Credit: CBS)

A pickup truck was sideswiped by a CTA Bus near 15th Street and Western Avenue. on Aug. 30, 2013. Emergency crews had to clean up a diesel fuel spill from the crash. (Credit: CBS)

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CHICAGO (CBS) – Six people were taken to the hospital after a CTA bus was involved in a crash on the Near West Side.

Police said the crash happened at 10:20 a.m., near the intersection of 15th Street and Western Avenue. The bus was involved in a crash with a pickup truck and a semi-trailer truck.

The Fire Department said six people were taken to the hospital, and 18 others refused treatment at the scene. None of the injuries were considered life-threatening.

A hazardous materials response was also activated, because of a diesel fuel spill caused by the crash.

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