- Associated Press - Friday, October 21, 2016

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - One person has been hospitalized after a crash involving a SUV and a school bus carrying children in Jackson.

Local media outlets report that Jackson police say the crash happened Thursday. The driver of the SUV, 65-year-old Shelton Richard was taken to the hospital, where police spokesman Cmdr. Tyree Jones says he’s listed in critical condition.

Emergency crews had to use the jaws of life to extract him from the vehicle.

Police say none of the five children on the bus were injured and nor was the bus driver.

WAPT-TV reports (https://bit.ly/2dTQHgO ) that authorities say the SUV crashed into the back of the bus. The incident remains under investigation.


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