By Steve Beck
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A SEPTA bus driver was hospitalized after he was violently attacked by a male, officials said.READ MORE: Four Children Among Five Killed In Pottstown Home Explosion, Police Say
The attack happened Wednesday afternoon at 33rd Street and Ridge Avenue in the city’s Strawberry Mansion section.
According to SEPTA officials, an unidentified male began to assault the driver of the Route 54 SEPTA bus.READ MORE: Pottstown House Explosion Leaves 5 People Killed, 2 Others Injured: Officials
The driver was taken to Temple University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The suspect was eventually taken into police custody.
It was not immediately known what prompted the attack.MORE NEWS: Radnor High School Dismisses Students After Going On Lockdown Due To Bomb Threat
The incident remains under investigation.