NEW: School bus involved in West Palm wreck; minor injuries reported


A school bus was rear-ended Tuesday morning in West Palm Beach, officials said.

The crash happened at about 6:30 a.m. near 45th Street and Australian Avenue. Another vehicle sustained substantial front-end damage after hitting the back of the bus, a Palm Beach County sheriff’s deputy at the scene said.

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The bus is operated by A&S Transportation, not the Palm Beach County School District.

The deputy said a few students sustained minor injuries. Parents may have taken some students to a hospital to be examined, but none was taken via an ambulance, the deputy said.

Staff photographer Lannis Waters contributed to this article.



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