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Car Collides With School Bus In City’s Bridesburg Neighborhood

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Authorities are investigating a school bus accident in Bridesburg Monday afternoon.

The crash happened in the 4100 block of Richmond Street around 4 p.m.

When police arrived at the scene, they found the car wedged underneath the rear of the bus.

Authorities say there were more than 20 school children on the bus heading home from the Maritime Academy Charter School at the time of the accident. Some sustained minor injuries. Police said two of the students were transported to an area hospital for precautionary reasons.

There is no word at this time on the condition of the driver or if any charges have been filed.

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  1. valerie brown says:

    sad that it took philadelphia police an hour to arrive .my daughter in law has complained about this stop for over a year to the police ,school, and bus station nothing they can do

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