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Two hurt in bus crash at Barnes Corner

  • End of the road: police investigate the scene yesterday after the two-bus collision at Barnes Corner, Southampton (Photograph by Akil Simmons)
  • A two-bus collision at Barnes Corner, Southampton (Photograph by Akil Simmons)
  • A two-bus collision at Barnes Corner, Southampton (Photograph by Akil Simmons)
  • A two-bus collision at Barnes Corner, Southampton (Photograph by Akil Simmons)
  • A two-bus collision at Barnes Corner, Southampton (Photograph by Akil Simmons)
  • A two-bus collision at Barnes Corner, Southampton (Photograph by Akil Simmons)
  • A two-bus collision at Barnes Corner, Southampton (Photograph by Akil Simmons)
  • A two-bus collision at Barnes Corner, Southampton (Photograph by Akil Simmons)
  • A two-bus collision at Barnes Corner, Southampton (Photograph by Akil Simmons)
  • A two-bus collision at Barnes Corner, Southampton (Photograph by Akil Simmons)
  • A two-bus collision at Barnes Corner, Southampton (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

Two people were injured when two buses collided yesterday.

But police said the injuries were not believed to be life-threatening.

The crash happened at Barnes Corner, Southampton, at about 1.20pm.

Traffic was moving through the accident scene at 2pm as police experts investigated the crash. A police spokesman said updates would be given on the injured people’s condition.

One of the vehicles suffered severe damage to its left front side and a shattered windshield.

The second had damage to its left side, with a scrape that ran from the middle of the vehicle to the rear.

Police have appealed for witnesses.