Several Injured in Kansas Bus Crash

Bus was carrying 30 students when it crashed on the way to a campout

 

 
 
 

| Thursday, August 22, 2013

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BONNER SPRINGS, Kansas (AP) — Several children are injured after their school bus crashed in Midwestern Kansas state, but officials say no one was seriously hurt.

The bus overturned Wednesday afternoon in while carrying students from a private school.

School spokeswoman Beth Bryant says eight sixth-grade girls were hurt but that no one suffered life-threatening injuries.

Bryant says the bus was carrying 30 sixth-grade girls to a campout when it crashed along a ramp. She says the other 22 girls were being taken to a local high school to be picked up by their parents.

Television images showed the bus on its side, with paramedics placing children on stretchers.

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This image from video provided by KMBC-TV shows the scene of a school bus crash Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, in Bonner Springs, Kan. A spokeswoman for a private Kansas City, Mo., school says eight sixth-grade girls have sustained noncritical injuries after their school bus overturned in Bonner Springs, Kan. The spokesperson says the bus was carrying 30 girls to a campout. (AP Photo/Courtesy KMBC-TV)


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Kansas Bus Crash

This image from video provided by KMBC-TV shows the scene of a school bus crash Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, in Bonner Springs, Kan. A spokeswoman for a private Kansas City, Mo., school says eight sixth-grade girls have sustained noncritical injuries after their school bus overturned in Bonner Springs, Kan. The spokesperson says the bus was carrying 30 girls to a campout. (AP Photo/Courtesy KMBC-TV)


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Kansas Bus Crash

This image from video provided by KMBC-TV shows the scene of a school bus crash Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, in Bonner Springs, Kan. A spokeswoman for a private Kansas City, Mo., school says eight sixth-grade girls have sustained noncritical injuries after their school bus overturned in Bonner Springs, Kan. The spokesperson says the bus was carrying 30 girls to a campout. (AP Photo/Courtesy KMBC-TV)


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Kansas Bus Crash

Rescue equipment lies next to on overturned school bus in Bonner Springs, Kan., Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013. A spokeswoman for a private Kansas City, Mo., school says eight sixth-grade girls have sustained noncritical injuries after their school bus overturned in Bonner Springs, Kan. The spokesperson says the bus was carrying 30 girls to a campout.(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)


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Workers right an overturned school bus in Bonner Springs, Kan., Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013. A spokeswoman for a private Kansas City, Mo., school says eight sixth-grade girls have sustained noncritical injuries after their school bus overturned in Bonner Springs, Kan. The spokesperson says the bus was carrying 30 girls to a campout.(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)



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