Two-Vehicle Airport Crash Sends Driver to the Hospital, Authorities Say

A driver was taken to the hospital after the Sunday afternoon crash at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, officials say.

Sunday, Jan 13, 2013  |  Updated 11:32 PM EDT
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A driver was taken to the hospital Sunday afternoon after his truck and a charter bus collided at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, according to the Broward Sheriff’s Office.

The man, who was taken to Broward Health Medical Center, was conscious and alert, according to sheriff’s spokeswoman Veda Coleman-Wright. The bus driver, the only person on the bus, wasn’t hurt, Coleman-Wright said.

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The two-vehicle crash happened about 2:30 p.m. in the 1900 block of Perimeter Road, Coleman-Wright said.

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The man was freed from his truck by the sheriff’s Technical Rescue Team, she said.

The names of those involved haven’t been released, and the crash remains under investigation.

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