According to NBC 2, the crash occurred around 6:40 am when a Jeep traveling westbound on US-41 collided with a school bus that was making a left turn onto Broward Street. Preliminary reports indicate both vehicles had steady green lights at the time of the collision.
The driver of the Jeep was airlifted to Lee Memorial Hospital with serious injuries. Two students aboard the bus were also hospitalized.
Authorities are still investigating the accident and no charges had been filed at the time of this report.