Passenger update: Inglewood bus crash
"Passenger update: Inglewood bus crash"
Police can now
confirm the status of those passengers who were treated at
Taranaki Base Hospital following the bus crash on State
Highway 3 Inglewood this afternoon.
Of the ten patients
taken to the hospital nine have now been discharged.
passenger is still being assessed and is in a stable
State Highway 3 remains closed and is likely to
be closed for a further two hours.
The road is also
expected to be closed again tomorrow morning to enable the
removal of the bus.
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