MARGATE, Fla. – A woman driving a Honda Accord is dead after a crash involving a Broward County Transit bus Friday morning in Margate, authorities say.
It happened in the southbound lanes of North State Road 7, just south of Atlantic Boulevard. The sedan could be seen with significant front-end damage after slamming into the back of the bus.
Margate police say that nobody on the bus was injured, but that the driver of the Honda was pronounced dead at the scene. Her name has not been released.
Traffic had slowed in that area, but the scene was cleared and the road reopened shortly after 9 a.m.
RIGHT NOW: Margate Police are investigating a crash on State Rd 7, just south of Atlantic Blvd. A Honda sedan crashed into the back of a Broward Transit Bus. The female driver of the car was pronounced dead on scene. No one on board the bus was hurt. @WPLGLocal10 pic.twitter.com/6JLmPhUCum— Liane Morejon WPLG (@LianeWPLG) July 30, 2021