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TARC bus, ambulance involved in accident, several injuries reported

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The TARC bus being towed away from the accident site. The TARC bus being towed away from the accident site.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Twelve patients were transported to area hospitals after an accident involving a TARC bus and an ambulance Friday afternoon, according to MetroSafe.

MetroSafe confirmed the accident happened at 3:33 p.m. in the 6900 block of Dixie Highway. Dispatchers said all of the injuries appear to be minor.

Metro EMS Chief of Staff Kristen Miller said the TARC bus rear-ended the ambulance.The ambulance was not on a run at the time.

Miller said 11 people on board the TARC bus and one EMS employee were transported to area hospitals with minor injuries.

John Reiter, with TARC, confirmed a TARC vehicle was involved in the accident and that another TARC bus and a supervisor were on the way to the scene of the accident.

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