15 Injured After Seattle Sound Transit Bus Crashes into Downtown Building (VIDEO)

A transit bus crash in Seattle, Washington, left 15 injured, including one critically on Saturday.

Per King 5 News:

SEATTLE — A Sound Transit bus crashed into a structure in downtown Seattle on Saturday evening, injuring 15 people on board, after the bus brakes failed, according to the Seattle Police Department.

According to the Seattle Fire Department, a bus crashed into a building at Fifth Avenue and Terrace Street. Firefighters and paramedics evaluated several passengers involved in the collision.

Video from the scene shows the bus collided with a wall structure outside of a building, near an overpass.

King County Metro operates Sound Transit’s regional bus service, according to the county.


Earlier this year, in January, a King County Metro bus also crashed into an indoor skatepark in Seattle. No injuries were reported in the previous accident.

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