A collision between a Broward County bus and a tow truck on Thursday sent thirty-two people to the hospital with injuries. The tow truck was towing a car at the time of the accident. According to Pompano Beach Fire Rescue, the accident occurred at 1400 W. Sample Road around 4:00 p.m.
Almost all of those involved in the accident sustained minor injuries; however, one individual was transported to the hospital with moderately serious injuries. Both the bus driver and the tow truck driver are among those injured. According to authorities, a City of Pompano Beach Parks and Recreation bus drove nine people to Holy Cross Hospital. The twenty-three other injured individuals were transported to Broward Health North, Northwest Medical Center, or Broward Health Imperial Point.
32 people injured after tow truck, Broward County bus crash, www.miamiherald.com October 17, 2013
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