MINNEAPOLIS - A Metro Transit bus crashed near Lake Calhoun in Uptown Minneapolis this morning. The bus went off the road on West Lake Street into a heavily wooded area.

Five passengers and the driver suffered minor injuries and were transported to Hennepin County Medical Center.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation.

Traffic was backed up for several blocks as West Lake Street was down to one lane of traffic. The bus has now been cleared.