REVERE, MA (WHDH) - Revere Police were on the scene of a crash involving an MBTA bus and a car Tuesday morning.
The crash happened on North Shore Road and Oak Island Street.
The crash blocked traffic in the area as crews responded to the scene.
The Department of Transportation said the bus was stopped to let passengers off of the bus when one car hit the bus from behind and set off a chain reaction.
One car hit the bus. A second car crashed into the front yard of a home in the area, nearly missing a family inside the home.
According to Revere Police, nearly a dozen people were transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police said some of the injured were passengers on the bus.
(Copyright (c) 2017 Sunbeam Television. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)