“The accident involved a Carris bus and a motorcycle and caused 12 injuries, nine of whom were transported to hospitals in Santa Maria and S. Francisco Xavier and three were treated at the scene”, said a source from CDOS in Setúbal.

The same source added that the alert for the accident was given at 08:59, with traffic being restricted in the South/North direction of the 25 de Abril Bridge at 11:00 for removal of the bus.