WEST BRIDGEWATER (CBS) — A car crash involving a school bus with children aboard in West Bridgewater resulted in one person being taken to the hospital on Friday.
West Bridgewater Police said that around 12:20 p.m., a pickup truck heading north on South Main Street crossed into the opposite lane of traffic, forcing the school bus off the road. The bus was unable to completely avoid the truck and was hit.READ MORE: 51,007 Total Breakthrough COVID Cases Reported In Massachusetts, Which Is 1.08% Of Vaccinated People
At the time, the school bus was taking 14 students home from school, police said. All students were checked for injuries but none were found. They were then taken to Spring Street School where they were met by parents and guardians.READ MORE: Mass. Probation Department Under Scrutiny Again After Employees Report Structural Racism, Discrimination
Police said the bus driver was taken to a hospital as a precaution but is expected to be ok. The driver of the pickup truck refused medical treatment.MORE NEWS: Former Celtics Player Jabari Bird Admits To Attacking, Choking Woman In 2018
It is unclear what caused the truck to go over the yellow line.