One person was seriously injured when a tire smashed through the windshield of a bus in north Jersey Monday.


Bus parked along Route 17 in Ramsey after being struck by a tire (My Fox NY)

The accident happened on Route 17 in Ramsey as the bus, operated by Pine Hill Trailways, headed for New York City Monday.

The Record reports one person was flown to a hospital by a helicopter and other passengers were taken to a hospital. The extent of their injuries is not known.

The tire came off a northbound vehicle on Route 17 near Lake Street according to Fox 5 New York. Pictures of the bus show a large hole in the front window in front of the driver at the point of impact.


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