Two buses collided in New Jersey on the highway that leads to the Lincoln Tunnel.

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The crash involves a NJ Transit bus and a bus operated by Martz Trailways.

Port Authority spokesman Ron Marsico says approximately 17 people were injured, including at least two in serious condition.

The accident forced officials to close the Lincoln Tunnel leading out of New York City.


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