Police: 2 people on scooters collide with MTA bus, 1 person in critical condition

Police say the incident took place at 3rd Avenue and East 149th Street before 10:30 a.m.

News 12 Staff

Jun 19, 2023, 4:26 PM

Updated 340 days ago


A Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus collided with two motorized scooters Monday in Mott Haven, according to the NYPD.
According to the FDNY, two people collided with a Bx41 MTA bus at 3rd Avenue and East 149th Street before 10:30 a.m.
Law enforcement officials say that one of the people was treated on scene for minor injuries, and the other is in critical condition at Lincoln Hospital. 
Bronx residents walking by the scene told News 12 about what they witnessed. 
"I guess they hit the [] bus together... I guess his leg got hurt," said one witness. "The other I guess fully hit the bus, but its didn't look that good."
No arrests have been made at this hour and the investigation is ongoing. 

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