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CT Transit 3073
On April 20, 1987, CT Transit New Haven division bus #3073 was operating the 4:30pm trip from Waterbury to New Haven on what was then known as the "U" route. Near the Waterbury - Cheshire town line, a box truck headed in the opposite direction crossed the center line of the road and sideswiped the bus, causing extensive damage and injuring 10 people. These photos show the damage to bus #3073, which was scrapped after the accident. Photograph taken April 21, 1987 by Bill Dobkins.
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Album name:Bill D / The Connecticut Co. & CT Transit buses, 1939-1996
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Keywords:CTTransit GMC Fishbowl T6H5308A Garage Scrap Accident Dobkins
Date:April 21, 1987
Location:Eastwood Towing, Waterbury
Year, Make, Model:1974 GM T6H5308A
Photographer:Bill Dobkins
File Size:102 KB
Date added:Mar 05, 2009
Dimensions:960 x 620 pixels
Displayed:985 times
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AH3RD  [Apr 30, 2011 at 01:20 PM]
TheDriver  [Dec 23, 2016 at 03:24 AM]
you can see where the plywood floor held up