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Tour Bus, MTA Bus Collide

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    Tour Bus, MTA Bus Collide
    A 720 Wilshire Line bus was traveling westbound when it apparently crashed into the back of the tour bus, breaking the windshield.

    Fifteen people were injured Sunday when an MTA bus and an open-top tour bus collided in Beverly Hills.

    The accident occurred around 3:23 p.m. near Wilshire Boulevard and Linden Drive, Beverly Hills Police said.

    A 720 Wilshire Rapid Transit bus was traveling westbound when it apparently crashed into the back of a City Sights LA tour bus while it was parked in the right lane. The Rapid Transit bus sustained front-end damage and a broken windshield.

    Nine people were transported to Cedars-Sinai Hospital with minor injuries, police said.

    Tow trucks were called to the scene to separate the buses and clear the debris.

    The cause of the accident is under investigation. 

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