School Bus Crash Injures 17 Children in Salem

Aug 1, 2019

Credit Courtesy Salem Police Department

Seventeen children suffered minor injuries when a school bus, pickup truck and dump truck collided in Salem on Thursday.

Salem Fire officials say the crash happened around 10:15am on North Broadway. 

Thirteen ambulances responded to the scene of the accident. Along with the children, three adults on board the school bus and the driver of the pick-up truck were transferred to local hospitals. 

The children were part of a camp group from Massachusetts. 

The cause of the crash wasn’t immediately known.