MPD: Driver strikes at least 13 cars on East Capitol NE

A driver struck over a dozen cars and a school bus in the District Wednesday afternoon.

It happened in the 4200 block of East Capitol Street Northeast near Benning Road a little after 4 p.m.

Police say the driver hit at least 13 cars and the bus before trying to run away, but he was caught nearby in the 4700 block of East Capitol. Police charged him with driving under the influence.

According to police, a teenager on the school bus was taken to the hospital. They have not said whether anyone else was injured.