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Mega Bus crashes into overpass at Port Authority

Tuesday, July 09, 2013
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A double-decker Mega Bus hit an overpass at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan Tuesday morning.

The bus, en route from Pittsburgh to New York City, hit the overpass as it pulled into the bus terminal just after 8 a.m.

The oversized bus went up the 40th Street bus ramp and became wedged under the overpass.

The passengers were off loaded from the bus and were standing on a ramp.

The driver was issued a summons. One passenger sustained a minor injury.

The top of the bus was damaged.

The bus was removed and cleared off the ramp at 8:50 a.m.

The ramp is currently open.

Bus service to/from Port Authority Bus Terminal is subject to up to 30 min delays due to the earlier disabled vehicle outside the Lincoln Tunnel.

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