- Associated Press - Monday, October 24, 2016

SHELDON, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say a car sideswiped a small school bus in Northern California and then hit another vehicle, giving three people aboard the bus minor injuries.

The Sacramento Bee newspaper reports (https://bit.ly/2eoilId ) that the bus tipped on its side after the crash about 7 a.m. Monday near Sheldon, about 20 miles southeast of Sacramento.

California Highway Patrol Officer Michael Bradley says the driver of a car involved in the collision was taken to the hospital in critical condition after the vehicle sideswiped the bus, then hit another vehicle and a tree.

Officials say an Elk Grove High School student, the school bus driver and another adult had cuts and abrasions. Three middle school students had no visible injuries, but two were taken to a hospital as a precaution.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More

Click to Hide