NEW CASTLE, Del. (CBS) — Authorities say several people were taken to the hospital, including children, after a school bus hit a tree in New Castle County.
It happened around 6:43 Monday morning on the 100 block of Upper Pike Creek Road.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Sunday System Brings First Chance Of Snowflakes For Parts Of Region
Officials say the school bus driver swerved to avoid an animal in the road and ended up crashing into a tree.READ MORE: Man Dead After Being Shot 18 Times In Olney, Police Say
As a result, authorities say five children and one adult were taken to Christiana Hospital for evaluation.
None of the injuries are believed to be life-threatening.MORE NEWS: FBI, Philadelphia Police Searching For Woman Who Allegedly Robbed Wells Fargo Bank In Logan Square, Police Say
Police are on the scene investigating.