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Passenger Injured in NJ Transit Bus Crash in Newark

By rlsmetro on

NJ Transit officials are investigating a crash that involved one of their buses in Newark on Monday night.

According to a statement released by NJ Transit officials, it happened in the city's Central Ward at approximately 9:45 p.m., where an inbound #1 bus collided with a vehicle near the intersection of Jacob Street and 16th Avenue.

Officials said the impact of the collision sent one person to University Hospital suffering non-life-threatening injuries.

There were 21 passengers on board the bus that was headed to Penn Station before the collision occurred.

NJ Transit official said the crash caused some front end damage on the bus and the cause of the collision is under investigation.