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Eight MBTA bus riders hospitalized after crash in Boston

MBTA bus hit by truck, injuring 10
MBTA bus hit by truck, injuring 10 00:25

BOSTON - Eight MBTA riders and a bus driver were taken to hospitals after a pickup truck crashed into their bus Wednesday morning, authorities said.

The crash happened just before 10 a.m. on Columbus Avenue near Dixwell Street when the truck hit the front right side of the bus, the MBTA said. 

The bus that was hit on Columbus Avenue CBS Boston

None of the injuries to those on the bus are considered life-threatening, according to Transit police. The T said riders reported neck and back pain.

It's believed the driver of the other vehicle suffered a medical emergency and passed out before the crash, police said. The crash is still under investigation.

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