CTA bus crashes into fence, 5 parked CPD vehicles in Lawndale

The driver was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital in fair condition, police said.

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A CTA bus crashed into a fence of a parking lot and several parked CPD cars Feb. 20, 2020, in Lawndale.

A CTA bus crashed into a fence of a parking lot and several parked CPD cars Feb. 20, 2020, in Lawndale.

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A CTA bus lost control and crashed early Thursday in Lawndale on the West Side.

About 4:40 a.m., a CTA bus driven by a 46-year-old woman was turning onto Harrison Street from Kedzie Avenue, when she lost control in the 3100 block of West Harrison Street and struck the fence of a parking lot and five parked Chicago police vehicles, Chicago police said.

She was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital in fair condition, police said. No other injuries were reported.

No citations were issued.

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