One Dead, Dozens Hurt When Bus from NYC Collides With Truck in Pennsylvania

1 Dead, Dozens Hurt When Bus from NYC Crashes in PA

The bus was heading from New York City to Ohio when it collided with a tractor-trailer

(NBCNewYork.com)  Authorities say a collision in Pennsylvania between a Greyhound bus from New York City and a tractor-trailer killed one person and sent dozens of others to hospitals early Wednesday.

State police said a woman was killed in the crash reported shortly before 2 a.m. on Interstate 80 in White Deer Township in Union County.

Greyhound spokeswoman Alexandra Pedrini said 45 of the 50 people on board the bus, including the driver, were taken to five local hospitals. 

She said she had no information about the severity of the injuries.

Pedrini said the bus was heading nonstop from New York City to Cleveland, Ohio. Family members can call company hotline 800-972-4583 for information.

The westbound lanes of the interstate were shut down, but one lane of travel was opened just before 5 a.m. Wednesday.