No Major Injuries as Bus, Tractor-Trailer Collide on Rainy New Jersey Turnpike

Authorities say a passenger bus has overturned in New Jersey, leaving about 30 passengers with minor injuries. How those passengers would get on their way wasn't clear for hours.

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A Performance Food Group big rig and a bus collided along the New Jersey Turnpike early Friday leaving the roadway closed for around 4 hours.
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Authorities say the bus overturned, leaving about 30 passengers with minor injuries.
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The bus, booked through gotobus.com collided with a tractor trailer around 12:30 a.m. Friday in the southbound lanes of the New Jersey Turnpike in West Deptford.
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Passengers say the Panda Bus was heading from New York City to Atlanta with stops in North Carolina along the way.
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The state police said that the passengers suffered minor injuries when the bus flipped on its side on the shoulder of the highway. Passengers described their injuries as aches and pains.
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All lanes of the highway had reopened by 4:30 a.m.
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Some passengers like Wanda Davis wandered how they could get belongings from the bus and how they would continue their journey. "What are we supposed to do?"
nBefore noon, the bus company contacted remaining passengers and said they would be sending a bus to get them on their way.
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No word yet if rain played a role in the wreck.
nCorrection: State police called the bus a charter bus rather than a tour bus as AP initially referred to the bus.
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