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2 hurt in SCAT bus crash in Cocoa Beach

Bus driver complains of neck, back pain

Two people are in hurt in a crash in Brevard County.
Two people are in hurt in a crash in Brevard County.

COCOA BEACH, Fla. – Two people were injured Monday morning in a collision involving a Space Coast Area Transit bus in front of Cape Canaveral Hospital.

The crash happened about 7:50 a.m. in the 700 block of W. Cocoa Beach Causeway. Both Cocoa Beach and fire crews from the city's fire department responded to the site.

One of the injured was entrapped in the vehicle and the other, the bus driver, later complained of severe neck and back pain, according to News 6 partner Florida Today.

There were no other reports of injuries from the bus, which was carrying at least four other people. Paramedics were expected to have the injured person airlifted to Holmes Regional Medical Center's trauma center for further treatment.