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School bus crashes in Fresh Meadows, Queens; EMS, NYPD respond

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FRESH MEADOWS, Queens — Multiple people were evaluated for minor injuries, according to EMS officials, after a small school bus crashed in Queens Monday morning.

A school bus crashed in Fresh Meadows on Nov. 28, 2016. (Air11)

A school bus crashed in Fresh Meadows on Nov. 28, 2016. (Air11)

A crash at 75th Avenue and 181st Street, bordering the Fresh Meadows and Utopia neighborhoods, was reported at 7:30 a.m., EMS officials said.

EMS would only say a bus was involved, but Air11 footage showed a small school bus had jumped the curb and perched against a tree in a home’s yard.

A white car was also stopped near the school bus, aerial images showed.


About a dozen firefighters were at the scene, and EMS said officials were evaluating minor injuries.

According to the Department of Education, no injuries were discovered.

"Those involved are safe and there were no injuries," a spokesperson said. "Families have been notified and we will continue providing ongoing supports."