Student taken to hospital after Norfolk bus crash

Posted at 5:19 PM, Oct 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-16 17:19:44-04

NORFOLK, Va. – A school bus was involved in a crash Monday afternoon, police said.

A NPS bus was traveling south in the 1400 block of Hampton Blvd., when the crash happened.

Police said the driver tried to make a left turn onto Baldwin Ave., across traffic when it collided with a Pontiac.

The bus had 32 students on board at the time from Rosemont Gifted Academy.

One student sustained non-life threatening injuries and was taken to a local hospital by a parent for evaluation, police said.

The driver of the Pontiac was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police said the bus driver has been charged with failure to yield.

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