SEYMOUR, Ind. (STMW) — Weather conditions may have played a role in a Saturday morning crash involving a Megabus that departed from Chicago and crashed in Seymour, Indiana, which is about 250 miles southwest of Chicago.
The crash happened about 5:30 a.m. on Interstate 65, said Sean Hughes, of Megabus.READ MORE: Woman Stabbed Near CTA Green Line, Police ID Suspect In Stabbing Death Of Anat Kimchee
“Megabus can confirm that one of our vehicles traveling from Chicago to Atlanta was involved in an incident on the I-65 near Seymour, Indiana,” Hughes said.
The Megabus was traveling south on I-65 when it slid off the road into the media and fell over on the driver’s side, Indiana State Police said. About 70 passengers and two drivers were on the bus.READ MORE: 'It Is Sad': The United Center COVID Mass Vaccination Site Closes Thursday
Several passengers were injured and some were taken to Schneck Medical Center in Seymour, police said. One person was taken to Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.
Police said weather likely played a role in the crash.MORE NEWS: Over 24,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois Last Week Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
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