SECAUCUS, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Several commuters were injured after two NJ TRANSIT buses crashed Monday morning.
Chopper 2 was over the scene on Route 495 East in Secaucus.READ MORE: Paterson, N.J. Doubling Down On Vaccination Efforts As Omicron Variant Inches Closer
NJ TRANSIT says the 139 bus from Lakewood struck the rear of the 113 bus from Dunellen around 7:30 a.m.READ MORE: Giving Tuesday: 12-Year-Old Chelsea Phaire Helps Prepare Dozens Of Gifts For Homeless Children
Traffic was backed up for miles.
At least 12 people were hurt but are expected to be OK.MORE NEWS: Supply Chain Issues: How Are Global Shortages Affecting Local Customers?
New Jersey State Police is now investigating what caused the crash.