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8 injured, 1 seriously, when school bus and car collide in Brooklyn: FDNY

Posted at 10:17 AM, Aug 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-01 10:18:38-04

MARINE PARK, Brooklyn — Eight people were injured when a school bus and car collided in Brooklyn on Thursday morning, the FDNY said.

The crash happened just before 9 a.m. near the intersection of Avenue T and Ford Street in Marine Park neighborhood, according to authorities.

Two people were transported to area hospitals, one with serious but non-life-threatening injuries, officials said.

Seven students suffered minor injuries, the FDNY said. The bus driver complained of pain, police said.

Ages of those injured are not currently known.

Correction: The story has been updated to with the injuries reported. NYPD initially told PIX11 no students were injured.