Police Investigating Bus Crash

PITTSBURGH, PA (Sept. 24, 2018) — Pittsburgh EMS, Fire and Police, and Port Authority Police responded to a vehicle collision between a Port Authority bus and an SUV at the intersection of Bennet Street and N. Dallas Avenue shortly after 1 a.m. Monday morning.

Six people were transported to local hospitals: Five to UPMC Presbyterian and one to UPMC Mercy. The bus driver, who had to be extricated from the wreckage with the jaws of life, was taken to Mercy. Four bus passengers and the SUV driver were injured and taken to Presby.

One victim was in critical condition, three were in moderate condition and two had minor injuries.

Pittsburgh Police Crash Investigation Unit is assisting the Port Authority in the investigation.