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12 Injured in Minnesota School Bus Accident

Nick Naughton3 years ago

A school bus carrying around 49 children crashed just outside Minneapolis in the northwest metro of Corcoran, Minnesota.

12 Injured in School Bus Accident

CBS Minnesota reports that around 7:45 a.m. Tuesday, Corcoran Police and the Rogers Fire Department were called to the scene where a school bus had crashed. 12 students were taken to the North Memorial Hospital for their injuries while another 37 were evaluated and later released to their parents or went back to school.

About the Minnesota School Bus Accident

  • The cause of the crash is not yet known, nor how many other vehicles were involved. Police are still investigating.
  • The accident occurred at County Road 10 and County Road 50 in Corcoran.
  • According to the U.S Department of Transportation, the number of bus crashes has been on the rise over the past few years: from 2009-2011, bus crash injuries have totaled 71,000.
  • Bus crash fatalities have totaled at about 815 with a 3.8 fatality and injury rate in 2011 which continues to rise.
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