NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – An MTA bus was struck by an SUV last night in Brooklyn.
Authorities said the BM1 bus was driving through a green light around 11:30 p.m. at the intersection of Ocean Avenue and Avenue J in Midwood when it was hit.READ MORE: Brooklyn Organizations Collecting Donations To Help People Of St. Vincent After Volcanic Eruption
Five passengers were on board at the time.READ MORE: Pelosi Says 'The Door Is Open' For Bipartisan Cooperation On Infrastructure Bill
They were taken to the hospital with minor injuries, along with the bus driver.MORE NEWS: Entertainment Venues In New York City, Across Country Finding Ways To Safely Reopen For Live Performances
“Our thoughts are with our bus operator and our customers, and we wish them a speedy recovery,” the MTA said in a statement.