Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Serious MVA Involving Shortline Bus In Monticello

Monticello -  Catskills Hatzolah were on the scene of a serious MVA in Monticello, involving a ShortLine Bus. The crash happened on Route 42 at the ShopRite Mall, (in front of Dunkin Donuts). Sources told CatskillScoop that the crash involves the bus, as well as another vehicle. Emergency personnel from multiple agencies are on the scene, and have one victim in traumatic arrest. A Medevac has been requested to the scene for a second victim, reportedly with serious injuries.

Hatzolah & MobileMedics treated numerous passengers from the bus – most of them with minor injuries. The victim in traumatic arrest was transported to Catskill Regional Medical Center by ambulance.

Police tell CatskillScoop that the SUV was heading north on Route 42 just past the Dunkin’ Donuts where the road merges from two lanes to one. The SUV was pushed into the southbound lane, hitting the front of the bus head-on.

{NewYorkBuffMedia Newsroom - Photos & Viedeo by: Yoel Goldstein}

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