According to NBC New York, the fatal crash occurred on Springfield Avenue in Maplewood at around 1 pm. No passengers were on the bus at the time of the accident, but the driver of the bus was pronounced dead after undergoing surgery.
The driver of the truck and three passengers were taken to the hospital with serious injuries.
First responders and law enforcement vehicle remained at the scene through the afternoon to clear the scene.
It is unclear if either vehicle was traveling on the wrong side of the road at the time of the accident.
The following information was provided by the U.S. Department of Transportation:
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