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Milwaukee County bus crashes on Marquette's campus

Posted: 5:22 PM, May 15, 2018
Updated: 2018-05-16 19:20:56Z
MCTS bus crashes near site of downtown fire
MCTS bus crashes near site of downtown fire

A Milwaukee County bus crashed near the corner of 12th and Wisconsin. 

The bus crashed near Johnston Hall on Marquette's campus. 

The Milwaukee Fire Department says at around 5:15 p.m. a Route 12 bus lost control while turning left from 12th Street to Wisconsin Avenue. 

The bus ended up on the sidewalk near Gesu Church. 

Marquette Police said five people sustained non-life-threatening injuries. 

MU police also said the bus hit Johnston Hall and caused damage to the front of the building. The building was evacuated as a precautionary measure. 

Wisconsin Avenue is still closed between 11th and 12th Streets.