SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (AP) — Police say 10 high school students and one adult were taken to the hospital with what appeared to be minor injuries after a crash involving a school bus and a minivan in Connecticut.
The crash occurred in South Windsor at about 6:45 a.m. Tuesday.
Fire Chief Kevin Cooney says 10 students on the bus were taken to Connecticut Children’s Medical Center in Hartford.
Deputy Police Chief Scott Custer says only one had a visible injury — a minor cut. About a half dozen other students were not hurt.
The driver of the minivan was also hospitalized.
Traffic Advisory: working on a crash at RT5 and I-291, avoid the area if possible, delays expected for next 45 minutes
— South Windsor Police (@SWPD_PIO) December 5, 2017
The bus was taking students from Hartford to South Windsor High School. It had to be towed from the scene.
The crash remains under investigation.
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