London Buses route 131

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131
Transdev London TA337.JPG
Overview
Night-time Night Bus N87
Route
Start Tooting Broadway station
Via Wimbledon
Raynes Park
New Malden
Norbiton
End Kingston

London Buses route 131 is a Transport for London contracted bus route in London, England, running between Tooting Broadway station and Kingston.

Incidents[edit]

On 16 December 2013, a man was killed by a double-decker bus on route 131 in Tooting Broadway.[1][2][3] The route was operated by London United at the time.

On 23 December 2013, an out-of-service bus on route 131 was damaged after hitting a low railway bridge on the A238 Coombe Road in Kingston. The bridge has a clearance of 12ft or 3.65m.[4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Churchill, David (17 December 2013). "Man is killed by bus while crossing the road outside Tooting Broadway Tube station". Evening Standard. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  2. ^ Rucki, Alexandra (17 December 2013). "Horrified commuters saw man hit by bus in Tooting High Street". Wandsworth Guardian. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  3. ^ De Peyer, Robin (16 December 2013). "Man dies after being hit by a bus in Tooting". Evening Standard. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  4. ^ "Bus hits railway bridge in Kingston after wrong turn". BBC. 23 December 2013. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  5. ^ Champion, Matthew (23 December 2013). "Double-decker bus crashes into bridge after wrong turn". Metro. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  6. ^ Blundy, Rachel (23 December 2013). "Roof of double decker bus is ripped off after it hits railway bridge in Kingston". Evening Standard. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 

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