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6 hurt in crash between Jacksonville city bus and semi

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Six people are hurt after a crash involving a city bus on Jacksonville's Westside early Monday, authorities confirmed.

The crash was reported shortly after 9 a.m. on North Ellis Road near Broadway Avenue, according to the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department.

A tweet posted to the fire department's official account said the crash involved a semi-truck and a JTA bus.

Five passengers and the driver were on board the bus at the time, a JTA spokesperson told News4Jax. A department spokesperson said the extent of the injuries was not immediately clear.

The bus and tractor-tractor each sustained minimal damage. The cause of the crash has not been released.