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NYBS 1499573 viewsNew York Bus Service #1499 working route BxM9-Throgs Neck at Madison Avenue & East 23rd Street. Photograph taken February 20, 2004 by Michael Pompili.12/23/16 at 03:30TheDriver: I don't know why they covered the sides of the...
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NYCTA 8884682 viewsNYCTA #8884 at Bay 38th Street & Harway Avenue in 1980. Photographer unknown; collection of Andy Indellicati.12/23/16 at 03:28TheDriver: this would be perfect if it wasn't for those l...
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TNJ U760789 viewsTNJ #U760 at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan. Photograph taken July 8, 1981 by Steve Zabel; collection of Joe Testagrose.12/23/16 at 03:26TheDriver: those school bus lights don't work for me
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CT Transit 3073797 viewsOn April 20, 1987, CT Transit New Haven division bus #3073 was operating the 4:30pm trip from Waterbury to New Haven on what was then known as the "U" route. Near the Waterbury - Cheshire town line, a box truck headed in the opposite direction crossed the center line of the road and sideswiped the bus, causing extensive damage and injuring 10 people. These photos show the damage to bus #3073, which was scrapped after the accident. Photograph taken April 21, 1987 by Bill Dobkins.12/23/16 at 03:24TheDriver: you can see where the plywood floor held up
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NOPSI 292B514 viewsOn April 21, 1983, NOPSI 292B collided with an oncoming vehicle which was in the wrong lane, and sickeningly smashed into a large oak tree at the intersection of Gentilly Boulevard and Iris Street, injuring 25 passengers and its driver. NOPSI photo by Danny Birtacci; courtesy of the Historic New Orleans Collection [http://www.hnoc.org], contributed by Aaron Handy III.12/16/16 at 07:28TheDriver:
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NOPSI 282481 viewsThursday, February 12, 1970---a tragic, traumatic night during Carnivaltime '70 as 24 year-old NOPSI operator Joseph Washington, working on the Tchoupitoulas line that evening, ignobly became the victim of his own bus! While traveling outbound, Washington was ejected from NOPSI 282 in a collison with an automobile @ Jackson and Annunciation, thrown under a back wheel, and dragged to his death and crushed as his driverless bus careened forward, bounced over the Jackson Avenue neutral ground and slammed into a building across the street.

2 of his passengers survived, however, albeit one with slight injuries. Not exactly the WORST way to go, but horrible nonetheless!
12/16/16 at 07:24TheDriver: Now that is sad
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Jamaica Buses 309 & 8271181 viewsJamaica Buses #309 & 827 at the garage on May 24, 1981. Photograph taken by Doug Grotjahn; collection of Joe Testagrose. 12/16/16 at 07:20TheDriver: I like to see the contrast between the fishbowl bu...
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Queens Transit 200 (ex-Schenck Tours 700)981 viewsQueens Transit #200 at the garage. This bus is ex-Schenck Tours #700. Photograph taken May 24, 1981 by Doug Grotjahn; collection of Joe Testagrose.12/13/16 at 05:12TheDriver: I just love this paint scheme
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NYCTA 8046811 viewsNYCTA #8046 working route B48 at Varick & Meeker Avenues. Photograph taken July 2, 1976 by Ed McKernen; collection of Joe Testagrose.12/13/16 at 05:03TheDriver: there are just too many signs on this bus
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"NYCTA 5285" (ex-Everett Transit 2455, exx-LAX 20, exxx-PANYNJ 20)427 views"NYCTA #5285" from the "Demolition Derby" episode of Mythbusters, contributed by Scott Richards of Regional Transit Service - www.rts-regionaltransitservice.com12/13/16 at 05:01TheDriver: they ruined a good thing
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"NYCTA 5285" (ex-Everett Transit 2455, exx-LAX 20, exxx-PANYNJ 20)354 views"NYCTA #5285" from the "Demolition Derby" episode of Mythbusters, contributed by Scott Richards of Regional Transit Service - www.rts-regionaltransitservice.com12/13/16 at 04:58TheDriver: this is a rotten shame
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Double A 8312 (ex-CT Transit 8312)410 viewsDouble A #8312 at the 1999 New York Transit Museum BusFest. Photograph taken May 23, 1999 by Sidney Keyles.12/13/16 at 04:58TheDriver: ruined with those lights in the middle
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