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Driver hospitalized, E. Broad St. shut down after crash involving GRTC bus

Posted at 10:26 PM, May 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-21 00:25:23-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- A driver is in life-threatening condition and a portion of East Broad St. in downtown Richmond is shut down after a crash involving a GRTC bus and a sedan Wednesday night.

Around 9 p.m., Richmond Police responded to the 1400 block of East Broad Street for a two vehicle accident.

Police say that a red four-door sedan exited from I 95 south onto Broad Street.

The sedan jumped the median and collided with a GRTC Bus which was traveling eastbound on Broad.

Three adults on the bus reported non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the sedan was transported to a local hospital with a life-threatening injury.

The accident is currently being investigated and Broad Street eastbound will be shut down at N. 11th Street until the vehicles are cleared.