MATA bus involved in Poplar and E. Parkway crash, at least one injured

MATA bus involved in Poplar and E. Parkway crash, at least one injured

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Memphis police and fire crews responded to a crash involving a MATA bus and an SUV at Poplar Avenue and East Parkway Wednesday evening.

MATA representative Allison Burton says bus #903 was traveling eastbound when the SUV ran a red light and struck the bus.

Burton says 12 people were on board the bus at the time of the crash. At least four people were taken to area hospitals, including the bus driver who hit her head.

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