Bus Crash Near East Washington Street Injures Passenger
Petaluma, CA (June 24, 2022) – On Thursday, two people sustained injuries in a Petaluma Transit bus crash on Marie Drive.
Officers say the bus was southbound on Marie Drive approaching East Washington Street. Suddenly, the vehicle left the roadway and hit a fence on the south side of Maria Drive.
The driver and the passenger both incurred minor injuries. The Petaluma Fire Department Paramedics treated them at the scene and later released them.
Moreover, the traffic control system controlling the signal lights for the intersection was damaged. Crews were repairing the traffic control signal but will take several days to complete the repairs.
In the meantime, crews placed temporary stop signs and lights at the intersection.
The authorities are investigating the bus crash near East Washington Street.
Please contact the Petaluma PD Traffic Unit at (707) 778-4372 for further details.
When driving, it is important to follow all driving laws and the conditions of the road. If you see any vehicle or driver that looks dangerous, keep your distance. If you see a vehicle weaving in and out of the lanes, move over a few lanes and get out of their way.
Drive defensively to ensure the safety of surrounding vehicles, drivers, and pedestrians.
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