Four injured after bus crashes into house in Coventry

Four people have been injured when a bus hit a house after colliding with a car in Coventry this morning.

A passer-by said it is believed most of the family were away for the weekend and that the bus has pushed the house back.

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Bus services start to return to normal after crash

Photo of the bus crash in Coventry Credit: BPM media

Bus services are starting to return to normal after a crash in Coventry this morning.

Four people were injured when a bus hit a house after colliding with a car in Keresley Road just before 7am.

Service 5, in both directions, is being diverted via Brownshill Green Road and Sadler Road.

Norman Place Road (between Brownshill Green Road and Keresley Road) and Wallace Road are not being served.

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Bus company working closely with authorities after crash

Photo of the bus crash in Coventry Credit: BPM media

National Express Coventry has tweeted to say they are working closely with the authorities after one of their buses crashed into a house this morning.

The bus collided with a car on Keresley Road just before 7am. Four people have been injured.

Dramatic photos show aftermath of bus crash in Coventry

Photo of the bus crash in Coventry Credit: BPM media

These dramatic pictures show the aftermath of a bus crashing into a family home during the Monday morning commute.

The crash happened near to The Wallace Pub, on Keresley Road, Coventry shortly before 7am today (20 March).

A huge crack has appeared on the front of the house. A passer-by said it is believed most of the family were away for the weekend. He said the bus has pushed the house back.

Photo of the bus crash in Coventry Credit: BPM media
Photo of the bus crash in Coventry Credit: BPM media

Nobody injured within bus crash house

West Midlands Ambulance Service Credit: West Midlands Ambulance Service

A spokesman for West Midlands Ambulance Service has told ITV News Central that nobody within the house where a bus crashed into in Coventry was injured.

Four others - including the bus driver - were injured, but nobody has been sent to hospital.

The spokesman said:

We were called at 6.45am. There were four injuries but nobody is going to hospital.

There were initially suggestions the bus driver, 44, was trapped. But he just had a knee injury and was discharged.

A passenger on the back seat of the bus in his 20s had a leg injury and was discharged.

Two people in a car that collided with the bus were also discharged at the scene.

– West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman

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