A backhoe operator working on a construction site Tuesday afternoon backed his backhoe into the roadway directly into the path of a Metrobus. The crash injured six passengers on the bus.
The crash occurred at North Captal and M Street. according to a Metro spokesperson. D.C. police cited the operator of the backhoe for unsafe operation
Traffic was disrupted in the area while officers investigated the metro bus accident. None of the injuries is considered life threatening.