Passengers Toss Liquid on Bus Driver, Leave Her in Hospital: SEPTA - NBC 10 Philadelphia

Passengers Toss Liquid on Bus Driver, Leave Her in Hospital: SEPTA

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    A SEPTA bus driver was taken to the hospital after being assaulted with liquid Monday morning, said SEPTA. (Published Monday, Dec. 5, 2016)

    Two men attacked a SEPTA bus driver Monday morning leaving her hospitalized.

    The men threw some sort of liquid on the Route K bus driver after they boarded the bus at Rising Sun and Adams avenues in Philadelphia’s Lawncrest neighborhood around 6:30 a.m., said SEPTA. The men then ran away.

    The driver was treated by doctors and released without injury, said SEPTA.

    No passengers suffered any injuries and those on board were placed on a following bus, said SEPTA.

    SEPTA didn't report any other service interruptions from the incident.

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