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Tractor-Trailer crashes into tour bus on I-84 in Middlebury

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A crash involving a tractor-trailer and a tour bus on Interstate 84 in Middlebury happened on Friday evening. (WFSB) A crash involving a tractor-trailer and a tour bus on Interstate 84 in Middlebury happened on Friday evening. (WFSB)
MIDDLEBURY, CT (WFSB) -

State police said a tractor-trailer crashed into a Greyhound tour bus on Interstate 84 in Middlebury on Friday evening.

The crash was reported on the off-ramp on the eastbound side of I-84 for Exit 17 around 4:45 p.m. 

Police reported there were minor injuries and two people were sent to Waterbury Hospital. 

Police said the tractor-trailer was traveling east on I-84 near Exit 17 and struck the rear of the Greyhound tour bus which was pulled over in the area of the I-84  near the Exit 17 off-ramp. The driver of the tractor-trailer was found at fault. 

The driver of the tractor-trailer was issued with a ticket for "failure to maintain proper lane" and both vehicles were towed from the scene. 

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