School bus crash in Iowa sends student, 2 drivers to hospital

School bus crash in Iowa sends student, two drivers to hospital

A Bennett Community School District school bus and another vehicle collided, sending a student, the bus driver and the driver of the second vehicle to a Cedar County hospital Tuesday morning. The superintendent of the Bennett Community School District confirmed the crash, which happened on the first day of school, saying six students were on the bus at the time of the crash. The superintendent said it happened around 7:25 a.m. on Washington Avenue and Highway 130 between Bennett and New Liberty. The district released photos of the crash, showing the van and bus both left the road after the initial impact. The bus also hit a pole. Cedar County deputies are investigating the crash.

A Bennett Community School District school bus and another vehicle collided, sending a student, the bus driver and the driver of the second vehicle to a Cedar County hospital Tuesday morning.

The superintendent of the Bennett Community School District confirmed the crash, which came on the first day of school, saying six students were on the bus at the time of the crash.

The superintendent said it happened around 7:25 a.m. on Washington Avenue and Highway 130 between Bennett and New Liberty.

The district released photos of the crash, showing the van and bus both left the road after the initial impact. The bus also hit the pole.

Cedar County deputies are investigating the crash.