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One person seriously ill after crash between Ulsterbus and tractor

 A total of 11 people were injured in a crash between an Ulsterbus and a tractor in Newtownards
Digital Staff

A COLLISION between a bus and a tractor in Newtownards has left one person in a serious condition in hospital.

A total of 11 people were taken to the Ulster Hospital in Dundonald following the crash on the Belfast Road at around 4.10pm yesterday.

A number 10 Ulsterbus, the front of which was extensively damaged, was involved in a collision with a tractor.

The tractor overturned in the crash.

Police closed the road in both directions for several hours yesterday.

One patient remains in a serious condition today.

Another patient was described as stable, while the remaining injured were “comfortable”.

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