School bus crashes near Beaver, sends several to hospital

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BEAVER, Iowa (WOI) - Emergency crews responded to a bus accident involving about 25 teenagers Saturday night.

Several teenagers suffered injuries when the school bus they were in collided with a car in Boone County on Saturday, July 15, 2017. (WOI)

Shortly after 6PM, a bus crash happened Northbound on B Avenue in Boone County. The bus had approximately 25 teens and the driver on board. The teens worked with a corn detasseling group.

The car that collided with the bus was a Chevy traveling Westbound on 230th. The only person in the car was the driver.

Emergency crews took all of the injured to Boone County Hospital. Authorities say all only suffered minor injuries and were transported to the hospital as a precaution.

Possible causes for the accident as of now includes visibility, speed and the corn.