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Child Airlifted After School Van Crashes in Lowell

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    Child Seriously Hurt in School Van Crash in Lowell

    A school van crashed in Lowell, Massachusetts, and one of the children on board had to be airlifted to a Boston hospital.

    (Published Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018)

    A child was airlifted to a Boston hospital Tuesday after a school van crashed in Lowell, Massachusetts.

    Police confirm a school van and an SUV collided around 3:30 p.m. on Bridge Street near 12th Street.

    Three students were in the van, which fire officials say came from McAuliffe Elementary School. One child was injured and taken by helicopter to a hospital in Boston. The other two were shaken up.

    The drivers of both vehicles were taken to Lowell General Hospital with head injuries. The school van's driver had to be freed from the vehicle using the Jaws of Life.

    Student Airlifted After School Van Crash in Lowell

    [NECN] Student Airlifted After School Van Crash in Lowell

    A school van crash in Lowell injured three elementary school students, one of whom had to be airlifted to a Boston hospital.

    (Published Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018)

    George Garcia ran out to help seconds after the crash.

    "I heard the bang. It was loud, like a bomb went off," Garcia said.

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