The bus hit an apartment block on Poleska Street in Białystok. The accident occurred on Tuesday evening. According to the fire brigade, the injured driver was taken to hospital, but the four passengers with him were unharmed. Initial police findings indicate that the cause of the accident was the driver’s fainting.
The bus belongs to PKS Nova, a transport company of the Podlaskie Voivodeship local government. The vehicle hit a building on the opposite side of the street. Poleska Street, where the accident occurred, leads to the bus station in Białystok.
According to preliminary findings, the cause was the driver’s fainting
According to information obtained by PAP from the State Fire Service, the driver was carrying four passengers. After the accident, the bus driver was taken to hospital, but the passengers were not injured.
The police finally classified the entire incident as a collision. As Konrad Karwacki from the press team of the Police Headquarters in Białystok reported in the evening, preliminary findings indicate that the cause was the driver’s fainting and the man was sober. There are no traffic disruptions in the area where the bus hit the building.
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