One dead, five juveniles injured in Benton County school bus crash

Published: Sep. 16, 2020 at 11:17 AM CDT
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BENTON COUNTY, Iowa (KCRG) - One person was killed and five juveniles were injured in a crash involving a van and a school bus in Benton County Wednesday morning.

Officials said the crash happened just after 7:30 a.m. half a mile north of Highway 30 on 15th Avenue (also called Iowa 200).

The driver of a van dropped off the shoulder and overcorrected crossing into the path of the school bus striking it head-on.

The driver of the van died, and five juveniles suffered minor injuries.

The bus driver was not injured

No names have been released at this time

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