According to the police, ten people sustained various degrees of injuries after a bus carrying seven occupants crashed into a car carrying three on Palm Avenue.
A report from law enforcement officials indicated that ten people sustained injuries after a van and a 2012 Nissan Sentra vehicle collided at the intersection of Waverly Road and Palm Avenue.
Witnesses said the driver of the Toyota van lost control of the vehicle while approaching the intersection. They say the driver was traveling at a high rate of speed and could not maintain control of the bus when it arrived at the intersection before the vehicles collided.
It was reported that EMS arrived at the scene of the accident soon after it happened and administered on-site first aid to the injured victims. Emergency crews reported that all seven occupants of the van sustained various minor injuries. The three occupants of the Nissan car suffered severe injuries but fortunately, they were not life-threatening.
It was reported that all ten injured victims were transported to a nearby hospital for treatment, meanwhile, police are still investigating the cause of the accident.
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