MEMPHIS- Over a dozen people were sent to the hospital Wednesday afternoon after a traffic accident involving a MATA bus.
Authorities at the scene said the driver of a pickup truck pulled out in front of the bus at the intersection of Jackson and Danny Thomas. Witnesses said the truck ran a red light, and was struck on the driver's side by the bus.
A total of 15 people were transported from the MATA bus, including a child and a pregnant woman, all in non-critical condition. The driver of the truck was transported to The MED in critical condition.