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1 dead, 2 injured in collision involving TARC bus

In Park Hill, at least two cars and a TARC bus were involved in a crash killed one person and...
In Park Hill, at least two cars and a TARC bus were involved in a crash killed one person and injured two others.(WAVE 3 News)
Published: Jun. 8, 2021 at 5:47 PM EDT|Updated: Jun. 8, 2021 at 8:31 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - One person has died and two other people have been injured after a crash involving a TARC bus in the Park Hill neighborhood.

It happened just after 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at the corner of West Oak Street and South 23rd, according to a MetroSafe spokesperson.

Louisville Metro Police spokesperson Beth Ruoff confirmed a TARC bus collided with two other passenger vehicles.

One of the vehicles involved in the accident, a teal Dodge Ram, suffered severe damage. The truck’s steering column was captured by a WAVE 3 News photographer in the middle of the road surrounded by other debris.

No other details on the crash were provided at this time.

The driver of the truck was sent to University Hospital with critical injuries and later died.

Two other adults injured in the crash were also sent to the hospital and are expected to survive.

LMPD’s Traffic Unit is handling the investigation.

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