ESSEX, Md. (WMAR) -- Twelve people were sent to the hospital after a car hit an MTA bus.
Officials say the MTA bus was stopped at a stop in the 8400 block of Stemmers Run Road at just before 11:00 a.m. in order to let people off and on the bus when a car slammed into the back of the bus.
Twelve people were transported to area hospitals, two of which were pediatric patients.
At this time it is unknown why the car hit the back of the bus.