Driver injured after rear-ending RTS bus

Police look over the scene of a crash along Northwest 39th Avenue Wednesday morning in which the driver of a pickup truck rear-ended an RTS bus.

Rob C. Witzel/The Gainesville Su
Published: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 10:35 a.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 10:35 a.m.

A man was hospitalized Wednesday morning after driving a pickup into a Gainesville Regional Transit System bus that was stopped for passengers, police reported.

The accident occurred in the westbound lane of Northwest 39th Avenue near 21st Street, said Office Ben Tobias.

“He just rear-ended the bus. We don't know what prompted him to do that,” Tobias said.

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