One of several bus companies commonly referred to in Philadelphia as the “Chinatown bus” has been ordered to stop operations by the federal government.
A couple of deadly inter-city commuter bus crashes in the northeastern US earlier this month has focused a lot of attention on the safety of those buses. Here in Pennsylvania, state police have been actively involved in motor coach inspections for the last three years.
Two people are dead and dozens were injured after a commuter bus headed to Philadelphia from New York City’s Chinatown crashed on the New Jersey Turnpike Monday night.
A Temple University student from Queens, NY was among the more than three dozen people hurt in Monday night’s fatal crash of a commuter bus along the New Jersey Turnpike that was heading from New York to Philadelphia.