3 remain hospitalized after bus overturns in NJ

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Overturned tour bus from Canada on Route 80, Wayne, New Jersey

Overturned tour bus from Canada on Route 80, Wayne, New Jersey (AP photo)

WAYNE, N.J. (AP) — Three people remain hospitalized after the Canadian tour bus they were riding in overturned on a New Jersey interstate exit ramp this weekend, injuring nearly two dozen people overall.

A spokeswoman at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center says the three were in fair condition Sunday but declined to provide further details.

Authorities were still trying to determine what caused the crash occurred around 7:30 a.m. Saturday on eastbound Interstate 80 in Wayne. The driver, who suffered an arm gash, told state police that another driver cut him off.

State police say 23 people were hurt in the accident, including the driver and two young children. There were 57 passengers aboard the bus, which left from Toronto and was bound for New York City.

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