Three dead, 15 injured in New York bus collision

NEW YORK (AP/Fox5 ) - A city bus and a tour bus have collided in Queens, and the Fire Department of New York says three people died and 15 people have been hurt, seven of them severely.

The buses collided around 6:15 a.m. Monday at an intersection in the Flushing neighborhood.

One of the buses also hit a building. Firefighters have extinguished a blaze there.

A photo tweeted by the NYPD's 109th Precinct shows the buses side-by-side facing opposite directions, with the city bus slightly tilted to one side.

A Fire Department photo on Twitter shows firefighters responding outside the building.

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