Nine children suffered injuries in a school bus crash that took place in Winter Haven on Tuesday, November 27th. The crash occurred at Central Avenue East and 6th Street Northeast. At the time of the accident, 20 children were being transported from the Learning & Literacy Academy. The bus was struck by a 2004 Mercedes when the Mercedes pulled in front of the bus and crashed into its side. An ambulance arrived on scene and transported 9 children to the hospital with injuries that were not considered serious or life-threatening. The children, ranging in ages from 8 to 15, were all expected to recover.