CHENEY, Wash. -

Officials with STA say that 7 passengers were transported to the hospital after a bus was rear-ended by a car on Highway 904 between Cheney and the I-90 interchange.

The passengers were taken to Sacred Heart Medical Center but Molly Meyers with STA would not elaborate on their injuries.

As a result of the crash there are significant delays on Highway 904.

Trooper Troy Briggs with the Washington State Patrol said at 4:30 p.m. that tow trucks are at least an hour away and the backup on the highway is significant.