Posted on Friday, January 11th, 2019 at 4:43 am
Victor, NY (January 10, 2019) – A Victor school bus crash that took place on Thursday morning, January 10, is currently being investigated by State Police. The accident was reported to have occurred at around 8:40 a.m. along Shallow Creek Trail at or near the intersection with State Route 251.
Police arrived at the scene along with paramedics to attend to any victims as authorities confirmed that 30 students were on board at the time of the incident. According to troopers, the driver of the bus had lost control, possibly due to weather conditions, and slid off the roadway before striking a garage connected to a building at Auburn Meadows Apartments.
There was one student who had been reported to have suffered at least a minor leg injury during the crash. That student was immediately transported to a local hospital via ambulance. The investigation into this incident is ongoing at this time.
No further information has been made available.
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