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4 Killed, 5 Injured in CTA Bus Crash on Chicago’s West Side
May 8th, 2017 by thomasjhenry
Four people are dead and at least five others are injured following a CTA bus accident on Chicago’s West Side on Sunday morning.
About the Chicago Bus Crash
According to NBC Chicago, a pin in crash in Chicago’s Garfield Park neighborhood has left four people dead and several others injured.
The crash occurred around 5:55 am when a CTA bus traveling eastbound on Madison St. was struck by a white sedan that was traveling at a high rate of speed. All four occupants of the sedan were killed in the crash with those in the backseat being pinned in the vehicle as it caught fire.
Authorities have identified two of the victims from the sedan as 25-year-old Ashley Moore and 22-year-old Tycika Fairley. Both were passengers in the vehicle.
The bus driver and four of the bus’s passengers were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.