Multiple Injuries Reported Following Greyhound Bus Crash in Visalia

(Photo Courtesy: Benjamin Clemence)

VISALIA, Calif. (KMJ/FOX26) — Multiple injuries were reported early Wednesday morning after a Greyhound Bus flipped onto its side in Visalia.

(Photo Courtesy: Benjamin Clemence)

According to the California Highway Patrol, the crash happened around 3:15 a.m. when a bus traveling down Highway 99 just north of Avenue 264 drifted onto the right shoulder and hit a chain-link fence.

The collision, CHP says, caused the bus, filled with 34 passengers, to flip onto its side and rest in a nearby packing house parking lot.

(Photo Courtesy: Benjamin Clemence)

Following the collision, CHP says several people on the bus had to be taken to Kaweah Health Medical Center for treatment after minor to moderate injuries were reported to authorities.

Officers say drugs or alcohol do not appear to be factors in the collision, which remains under investigation.

by Peter Lopez/KMPH FOX26