Passenger vans carrying children involved in accident in Silver Spring

Up to 20 passengers were evaluated for injuries after an accident involving passenger vans in Silver Spring Thursday.

Police say two 15-seat passenger vans were involved in the accident near Columbia Pike and Musgrove Road just before 9 a.m..

Many of the passengers were juveniles. All injuries appear to be non-life-threatening at this time.

The cause of the accident has not yet been determined. The road was closed for several hours while emergency crews investigated.