Pasco County, FL (May 1, 2019) - A head-on crash between a school bus and a vehicle left four people, including three students, injured in Pasco County on Wednesday, May 1st. The crash took place around 7:00 a.m. at the intersection of Kitten Trail and Oakwood Lane.
The bus was carrying students from Hudson Middle and High School when it collided head-on with a vehicle. The Pasco County Sheriff's Office and Fire Rescue Units responded to the crash scene. The driver of the vehicle was trapped inside and had to be extricated. Three students aboard the bus suffered non-life-threatening injuries and were treated at the scene.
Kitten Trail remained closed while the crash was investigated. No further information is available at this time.
Reportable crashes occur about every 92 seconds in Florida. Over half of all crashes involve injury to one or more victims. Sadly, many crashes take place each year involving school buses and children. Fortunately, it appears as though no children suffered major injuries in this accident.
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