School Bus Slams Into Bank In Gravesend

Emergency responders are evaluating 11 people for injuries after a school bus crashed through the front wall of the Capital One Savings Bank at 179 Avenue U (at West 6th Street).

Another vehicle, a silver SUV, was also involved in the accident. Helicopter video from WPIX suggests the school bus rear-ended the SUV before jumping the curb and slamming into the Gravesend bank.

The accident occurred around 7:45 p.m.


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