Bristol Township School Bus Collides With Pickup Truck
Thankfully, no students were hurt in a serious school bus accident this morning in Bristol, PA., according to Levittown Now.
The accident happened just before 6:50am this morning on Ford Road near the intersection of Hilltop Avenue. The driver of the pickup was trapped in the driver's seat and had to be freed by local fire companies.
The Bristol Township School District has released this statement:
“This morning, a pickup truck traveling Southbound on Ford Road lost control, struck a utility pole, overturned and struck a District bus traveling to Harry S Truman High School. There were 35 students on the bus. Students remained on the bus until first responders were able to arrive and safely transfer them to another bus where they were transported to school following an initial assessment by first responders. The school nurse and counselors met students upon arrival at school and will remain available to them all day.”
The accident is under investigation.