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RIPTA Bus Crashes Leaving Many Injured

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Several people were injured after a motor vehicle accident involving a RIPTA bus in Providence, Rhode Island, on Tuesday.

A RIPTA spokesperson said several passengers and the bus driver were taken to the hospital following the accident.

The bus ran onto the sidewalk, knocking down a street lamp at Francis and Gaspee Street.

The windshield of the bus was reportedly smashed and the doors were ripped off.

This accident comes just a month after a RIPTA bus hit a building in Warwick, injuring three people.

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