Toronto students involved in bus accident inside New York’s Lincoln Tunnel
By Staff The Associated Press
Traffic is backed up on the New Jersey side of the Lincoln Tunnel in Weehawken, N.J., Wednesday, June 10, 2015. A New Jersey transit bus rear-ended a private bus injuring at least 18 people at around 9:30 a.m. in the center tube on the New York side of the tunnel connecting it with New Jersey, according to a spokesman for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police.HD
WEEHAWKEN, N.J. – A New Jersey transit bus rear-ended a tour bus carrying Canadian students inside the Lincoln Tunnel on Wednesday morning, injuring at least 18 people and slowing traffic on one of the busiest routes for commuters entering and leaving New York City, authorities said.
None of the 26 students and two adults from Bedford Park Public School were hurt, according to Anna Caputo, spokeswoman for the Toronto District School Board. The group was heading to New York for a graduation trip, she said.