2 bus drivers hurt in Tidal Basin crash
Update, 1:20 p.m.:
Peter Piringer says a tour bus collided head on with a second bus that was parked or stationary.
Neither bus had any passengers, but both drivers were severely injured. One was pinned for about 45 minutes in his bus before rescue crews got to him.
DC Fire officials say that two buses collided in Ohio Drive SW near the Tidal Basin and the mall. The drivers are injured, the fire and EMS officials said.
One of the drivers was pinned inside the bus, but has now been freed and taken by a U. S. Park Police helicopter to the hospital, according to DC Fire/EMS.
Ohio Drive remains closed. Be prepared for delays in the area.
At top, the crash site on Ohio Drive SW. (Mark Abramson/Post)
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