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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

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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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ROADS: M6 - SOUTHBOUND - WARWICKSHIRE

There is slow moving traffic on the M6 Southbound between J2 M69 / A46 (Coventry) and J1 A426 (Rugby / Lutterworth).

This is due to an overturned vehicle and a rolling road block.

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