Mont. County School Bus Overturns in Howard County

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School bus turns over in Howard County. (Credit: WUSA)

School bus turns over in Howard County. (Credit: WUSA)

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HOWARD COUNTY, Md. (CBSDC) - A Montgomery County school bus rolled over Friday in Howard County.

Police say the school bus was traveling northbound on Route 97 when it was clipped by a Toyota Corolla at Roxbury Mills Road near Rolling Hills Drive in Lisbon around 2 p.m.

The collision forced the bus onto its side.

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A school bus overturned after colliding with another vehicle in Howard County. Only minor injuries were reported. (Credit: WNEW reporter Heather Curtis)

Officials say one student was on board at the time of the accident. The student is said to be OK. The driver is complaining of minor injuries.

Officials say one student and a monitor were on board, along with the driver, at the time of the accident. The three were taken to a hospital with minor injuries.

One person was in the Corolla and appears to be OK.

A tow truck and a crane had to lift the bus up off its driver’s side, sending shards of broken glass flying. A cleanup crew is sweeping the road clean of debris.

All lanes of Route 97 are blocked to traffic.

school bus being lifted up by crane heather curtis Mont. County School Bus Overturns in Howard County

Credit: WNEW reporter Heather Curtis

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