Several people injured after car slams into bus


by Becky Mortensen

WAUWATOSA --- Several people are injured after a car hit a bus in Wauwatosa Thursday morning.

Police say it happened around 11:00 a.m. near 72nd and Wisconsin Ave.

A car ran a stop sign and hit a Milwaukee County Transit bus.

Several ambulances were called to the scene.

Seven people in total were injured and transported to area hospitals.

The driver of the car didn't stop immediately. The vehicle left the scene and went a couple more blocks before stopping at 70th and Wisonsin.

Six people on the bus were injured and transported to local hospitals. The driver of the vehicle was also taken to the hospital.

None of the injuries are considered life-threatening.

Police are still investigating the incident.


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