Nine Injured in Bus Crash on FDR Drive at 34th St.

Nine people were injured when an MTA express bus crashed into a pillar on the FDR Drive in Midtown Manhattan on Monday afternoon, according to NBC 4.

The news channel, citing MTA and FDNY officials, reported that a QM11 bus crashed into a pillar near an overpass on East 34th Street at approximately 4:30 p.m.

The QM11 bus travels between Rego Park, Queens, and downtown Manhattan.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area if possible.

Pix 11 reported that none of the injuries appear to be life-threatening.