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Victorville school bus crashes with U-haul truck; 14 injured

Two big-rig tows are seen picking up a school bus after it crashed into a U-Haul truck while transporting 40 students from Galileo Academy in Victorville on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. The cause of the crash was not immediately known.
October 11, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A school bus transporting 40 students from Galileo Academy collided with a U-Haul truck in Victorville on Thursday afternoon, leaving 14 passengers injured.

According to the San Bernardino County Fire Department, the crash happened around 2:06 p.m. at Nisqualli Road between Second and Third streets. Two students were treated for serious but non-life threatening injuries and were transported to Loma Linda Hospital. Eleven students and the bus driver were treated for minor injuries and were also transported to a hospital.

Two people inside the U-Haul truck were not injured.

Two big-rig tows were required to get the bus upright. The cause of the crash is being investigated by the California Highway Patrol.


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