CTA bus crash on DuSable Lake Shore Drive injures 4 women, child

CHICAGO -- Four women and a child were taken to hospitals after a CTA bus crashed on DuSable Lake Shore Drive near Kenwood on the South Side Thursday morning.

The three-vehicle crash happened around 7:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes near 47th Street, according to Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford.

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The bus was carrying around 50 people when it rear ended another car, smashing in the bus's front end, Langford said. Four women and a child were taken to hospitals in good condition.

Most of the passengers on the bus and the driver refused medical attention and transferred to another bus, Langford said.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire - Copyright Chicago Sun-Times 2022.)