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updated: 10/9/2013 4:14 PM

8 hurt in Chicago bus accident

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Associated Press

Eight people were taken to a hospital with minor injuries after a Chicago Transit Authority bus slammed on its brakes.

The Chicago Sun-Times reported the passengers were hurt Wednesday when they tumbled on the bus after the driver stopped suddenly after being cut off by a taxi cab on Michigan Avenue.

Authorities say all the injuries were nonlife-threatening.

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