Pickup Truck Crashes into School Bus (Mesa)

Early this morning, according to AZCentral.com, a pickup truck and a school bus were involved in a collision near Val Vista and University drives.

The bus, which was occupied by a driver and ten students from Desert Hills High School, was rear ended by a Chevrolet pickup truck when the bus stopped to pick up a student.

The school bus driver and several students were transported to a nearby hospital with minor injuries, said Mike Dunn, a spokesman for the Mesa Fire Department. The driver of the pickup truck was transported to Scottsdale Memorial Hospital with lower extremity injuries, which were not believed to be life threatening.

The Mesa Police Department is investigating the accident.

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