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Drivers injured, gas station, motel damaged by crash near BYU campus

Mar 30, 2022, 7:54 AM | Updated: 8:11 am
Photo: Provo Fire and Rescue...
Photo: Provo Fire and Rescue

PROVO, Utah — Two people were injured Wednesday morning when a truck and a Utah Valley Express (UVX) bus crashed near Lavell Edwards Stadium in Provo.

The crash happened around 5 a.m. at 1650 North Canyon Road and University Parkway. It caused the bus to go off the road and hit a gas pump at a Chevron gas station. The bus also hit a nearby motel, which is under renovation and empty.

KSL TV reports that the drivers of both the truck and the bus were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.

The UVX is a rapid transit line operated by the Utah Transit Authority. It runs between Orem and Provo by way of Utah Valley University and Brigham Young University.

 

This story is developing and will be updated.

 

 

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