A Port Authority Bus and a car collided on the Fort Pitt Bridge. The accident happened yesterday around 4:55 p.m. in the inbound lanes of the Fort Pitt Bridge. The lanes were blocked during rush hour due to the accident.
Police have reported that none of the occupants of the car were injured in the accident. One person on board the Port Authority Bus was taken to a hospital for treatment of head, neck and elbow injuries.
Port Authority and police are investigating the cause of the accident at this time.
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