Multiple people injured after MTA bus collision in Staten Island: officials

Posted at 9:30 PM, Feb 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-28 22:20:17-05

STATEN ISLAND — Over a dozen people were injured when an MTA bus was hit from behind by a truck in Staten Island on Thursday night.

The rear-end collision occurred on the West Shore Expressway, near Victory Boulevard, just before 7:40 p.m. on Thursday, according to the FDNY.

Officials said one injury is serious, but non-life-threatening. 13 other individuals suffered minor injuries.

EMS was on scene and all those injured have been taken to area hospitals.

Officials said the incident is under investigation.