Authorities Continue to Investigate School Bus Crash

Police are still investigating the school bus crash that sent nine children and two adults to the hospital Wednesday morning.

According to authorities a woman driving a minivan was stopped in an eastbound lane, waiting to take a left hand turn. A car approaching from behind didn’t see the minivan in time. According to preliminary reports the vehicle collided with the back of the van prior to crashing into an oncoming school bus. The school bus overturned on impact.

Thankfully there were no life threating injuries as a result of the crash. Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash to call the Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department 845-485-3666.