ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Several passengers of a Greyhound bus were injured last night after a man grabbed the wheel and crashed the vehicle, KOAT 7 reports.
A man was riding on the bus as it was traveling along I-40 when he got into a physical altercation with his brother. During the fight, he took control of the bus steering wheel, which led to the bus crashing into a light pole on the highway exit.
The wreck took place late Sunday night, near the intersection of I-40 and 12th Street.
The bus driver was critically injured and taken to a nearby hospital along with several other passengers.
The man involved in the physical fight was hospitalized and charged with several felonies by the Albuquerque Police Department.
We will monitor this story as the APD continues to investigate.
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