5 Taken to Hospital, Teen Cited After Crash Involving School Bus - NECN


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5 Taken to Hospital, Teen Cited After Crash Involving School Bus



    Car Strikes School Bus in Yarmouth, Massachusetts

    A school bus was struck by a car in Yarmouth, Massachusetts, on Wednesday morning. There were no serious injuries. (Published Wednesday, April 26, 2017)

    Five people were taken to a hospital and a Massachusetts teenager was cited after a vehicle crashed into a school bus in Yarmouth Wednesday morning.

    Police said the crash happened at the intersection of Regional Avenue and Station Avenue in South Yarmouth around 7:16 a.m.

    The crash involved a Jeep with four students heading to Cape Cod Regional High School in Harwich and a school bus with 15 students inside heading to the same school.

    Investigation showed the Jeep, which was driven by a 17-year-old junior operator, stopped at a stop sign, pulled out and struck the bus.

    All four people in the Jeep and one person in the school bus were taken to Cape Cod Hospital as a precautionary measure.

    Police said the junior operator was cited for having illegal passengers in the vehicle.

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