Seven people were taken to the hospital after a pickup truck rear-ended a bus on the Kansas Turnpike in southern Leavenworth County, according to a report from the Kansas Highway Patrol website.

Seven people were taken to the hospital after a pickup truck rear-ended a bus on the Kansas Turnpike in southern Leavenworth County, according to a report from the Kansas Highway Patrol website.

The bus overturned as it crashed through a barrier wall, according to the report.

The crash was reported at 12:15 a.m. Friday in the westbound lanes of Interstate 70.

The bus from Arizona reportedly was rear-ended by a 2009 Chevrolet pickup truck. The driver of the bus lost control of the vehicle, which struck the median barrier.

The pickup driver, a 30-year-old Lawrence man, was taken to the University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, Kansas, to be treated for injuries.

He had not been wearing a seat belt, according to the KHP report.

The bus driver, a 28-year-old Yuma, Arizona, man, was taken to Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Three passengers from the bus also were taken to Lawrence Memorial Hospital and two passengers were transported to Overland Park Regional Medical Center.

All of the passengers were adults.

The driver of the bus had been wearing a seat belt, but the passengers were not wearing seat belts, according to the KHP report.

The third vehicle, a 2010 Toyota pickup truck, was damaged by debris from the barrier wall. The driver of this truck was not injured.