Three people were sent to the hospital after a a KAT bus collided with a car near downtown Knoxville

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(WBIR-Knoxville) - A KAT bus collided with a car near downtown Knoxville Saturday afternoon.

The accident between the bus and a Cadillac CTS happened around noon on Summitt Hill and Patton, near the Weigles gas station.

Emergency crews took the driver of the car to UT Medical Center. Two KAT bus employees also went to the hospital. All three were responsive at the time of the accident.

Dispatchers told WBIR 10News the car is likely totaled, but the bus had only minor damage.