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23 hurt after two SBS buses collide along Sims Avenue

Published on Jul 12, 2014 9:32 AM
 
One of the two buses involved in the accident. A Singapore Civil Defence Force spokesman said 23 passengers, who sustained minor injuries like cuts and bruises, were taken to Tan Tock Seng Hospital. -- ST PHOTO: JAMIE KOH

Two SBS buses collided along Sims Avenue yesterday afternoon, leaving 23 passengers with minor injuries such as cuts and bruises.

Service 80 - a single-decker bus - crashed into double-decker Service 21 at the slip road of the junction of Sims Avenue and Sims Way, towards Geylang, at about 5.30pm.

A Singapore Civil Defence Force spokesman said all 23 passengers were conscious and were taken to Tan Tock Seng Hospital.

Investigations by the Traffic Police into the crash, which shattered the single-decker bus' windscreen, are ongoing.

 
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