Tour bus crash in Pa. injures more than 20

February 9, 2014

CUMBERLAND VALLEY TWP (AP) – Authorities say that a tour bus crashed in Southwestern Pennsylvania and more than 20 passengers were injured.

Western Maryland Health Systems spokeswoman Kathy Rogers says that 15 patients were brought there and all but three with minor injuries are expected to be treated and released.

UPMC-Bedford spokeswoman Susan Manko says 10 patients were treated and released from the hospital. A male victim originally reported as having serious injuries was among those treated and released. She says one person refused treatment.

State police say the accident occurred around 2:20 p.m. on Route 220 near Black Walnut Farm Road in Cumberland Valley Township, about nine miles from the Maryland border. State police are investigating the crash.

WTAJ-TV reports the victims range from 49 to 70 years old.



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