16 Injured in Lancaster, PA, School Bus Accident on Lincoln Hwy
Lancaster, PA -- May 17, 2017, 16 people sustained injuries due to an accident in which a school bus and another vehicle crashed on Lincoln Highway.
Authorities from the Lincoln Police Department and other emergency departments were called out to the accident scene at around 7:50 a.m. to the 2600 block of Lincoln Highway East.
Preliminary details surrounding the accident indicate that a Lincoln County school bus was carrying children along the highway when the bus somehow crossed paths with another vehicle. This resulted in a collision which caused the bus to rollover onto its side.
As a result of the crash, 14 students and the drivers of both vehicles were taken to hospitals for treatment. Two of the children were said to have serious injuries, one of which had to be airlifted to a hospital for intensive care. Neither child's injuries were specified.
At this time, it's unclear if any charges or citations are being considered. The cause of the accident was not reported.
Investigations are ongoing.
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