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Driver facing DUI after hitting SEPTA paratransit vehicle

Posted on July 14, 2014

PHILADELPHIA — Police say a man is facing DUI charges after his car struck a SEPTA paratransit vehicle in North Philadelphia, injuring five people, WPVI-TV reported.

Authorities say a 48-year-old man driving a Cadillac ran a red light and struck the paratransit bus, which caused the bus to overturn and hit a light pole. The paratransit driver and three female passengers suffered back and neck pain as well as cuts to the face, according to the report.

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