Tour bus slams into pole

Tour bus slams into pole

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@LISAEVERS 47St & 5th Ave NYC #DiamondDistrict tour bus crashes into diamond landmark pole. @LISAEVERS 47St & 5th Ave NYC #DiamondDistrict tour bus crashes into diamond landmark pole.
A double decker tour bus crashed into a pole in Midtown Manhattan on Tuesday afternoon.

The incident occurred at 47th St. and 5th. Ave.

A photo from the scene showed the right, rear wheels on the Sight Seeing New York bus on the curb.

It is not clear what caused the bus to strike the pole or if anyone had been injured.

The street was closed for a short time as police investigated but later reopened.
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