Montgomery County

School Bus Crash Injures 4 Kids, 1 Adult in Montgomery Co.

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A school bus crashed in Montgomery County, Maryland, injuring five people Monday morning, police say.

The bus was heading to Fairland Elementary School when it crashed in the 13000 block of Old Columbia Pike at about 9:20 a.m., and was the only vehicle involved, Montgomery County police said in a release.

Four children and the bus driver were taken to hospitals with injuries that were not believed to be life-threatening. Police initially said five children were injured. Their ages were not immediately released.

First responders removed one of the children from the bus. Additional details were not provided.

Video from Chopper4 shows damage and shattered windows at the front of the bus.

No information was immediately released on the possible cause of the crash.

Old Columbia Pike is closed. The bus was towed away from the scene.

This is a developing story. Stay with News4 for updates.

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