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Double-decker buses crash in New York's Times Square, injuring 14

Two double-decker buses collided Tuesday afternoon in Times Square, injuring at least 14 people, officials said, and apparently toppling a light pole.

The collision in Manhattan involved "contact with some sort of light pole," a New York City Fire Department spokesman said. Three people had serious but not life-threatening injuries, and 11 people had minor injuries, and all were being treated at area hospitals, he said.

The department received the call at 3:22 p.m. Here are some reactions and photographs from Twitter:

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UPDATES

2:01 p.m.: This post has been updated with a higher injury count.

The first version of this post was published at 1:28 p.m.

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