School bus, car collide in Missouri, sending 7 to hospitals
O’FALLON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a school bus and car have collided in suburban St. Louis, sending five students and both drivers to hospitals with injuries that a school official described as minor.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the crash happened Monday morning in O’Fallon. Fort Zumwalt School District spokeswoman Laura Wagner characterized the injuries as minor.
She says four students were taken to a hospital by ambulance and that the fifth went with a parent. The students attend Pheasant Point Elementary School.
She says the bus driver and the driver of the car were taken to hospitals as a precaution.
Information from: St. Louis Post-Dispatch, http://www.stltoday.com