Chicago Tribune reporter Peter Nickeas recaps the overnight crime stories. (Posted on: May 23, 2013)

CTA buses were involved in two crashes overnight, one in the South East Ravenswood neighborhood on the North Side and the other in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

Five people were injured but none seriously, authorities said.

A van collided with a bus around 5:10 a.m. Thursday in the 6400 block of South Kedzie Avenue. The driver of the van and three passengers were taken to Holy Cross Hospital with minor injuries, according to Police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.

Shortly after midnight, a car and a CTA bus were involved in a crash in the 1700 block of West Irving Park Road. One person was injured, but details of the accident were not available.

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