Guelph Transit bus involved in collision

GUELPH, ON, Tuesday, October 9 2012 – At approximately 9:00 a.m. a silver Acura was involved in a collision with a Guelph Transit vehicle at the intersection of Arkell Road and Summerfield Drive.

Guelph Police and Emergency Services personnel arrived promptly on the scene. An ambulance took the driver of the Acura to Guelph General Hospital for observation. The Guelph Transit operator and the lone transit rider were not injured.

“We are thankful no one was seriously injured, and we will check in on the Acura driver at the hospital,” said Michael Anders, General Manager of Guelph Transit.

According to Guelph Police Services, the driver of the car was charged at the scene. A full investigation is underway.

Guelph Transit remains committed to the safety of all passengers, operators and people travelling in the city.

For more information

Michael Anders
General Manager
Guelph Transit
T 519-822-1260 x 2795
michael.anders@guelph.ca