West Toledo man injured in crash


A West Toledo man was seriously injured in a crash involving a Toledo transit bus at West Alexis and Bennett roads Monday, according to police. 

Franklin Herbert of the 4300 block of Asbury Drive was transported to Mercy Health St. Vincent Medical Center for serious injuries after his vehicle rear-ended a Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority bus, Toledo police said. Several passengers on the bus were transported to the hospital for minor injuries, police said. 

It was immediately unknown how many people were on the bus during the crash. 

Mr. Herbert rear-ended the bus when it slowed for traffic while eastbound at Alexis Road at Bennett Road at approximately 12:20 p.m. Monday, police said. 

Police continue to investigate the crash.