Child killed in Idaho school bus crash - KiiiTV.com South Texas, Corpus Christi, Coastal Bend

Child killed in Idaho school bus crash

Posted:

By Chuck Johnston

An elementary school student was killed and five other people were injured in a school bus's crash with a dump truck in western Idaho on Thursday morning, Idaho State Police said.

The bus, carrying yup to 10 children, was headed to Crimson Point Elementary School in Kuna when the crash happened in Nampa at about 8 a.m. MT (10 a.m. ET), state police spokeswoman Teresa Baker said.

Details about what led to the crash weren't immediately available. Baker said the crash was under investigation and the cause hadn't been determined.

One student died at the scene, and four other students and an adult were taken to hospitals with unspecified injuries, police said.

Video from CNN affiliate KTVB showed the bus had damage to one of its sides, toward the rear.

The-CNN-Wire
™ & © 2013 Cable News Network, Inc., a Time Warner Company. All rights reserved.

  • Time Running Out For C.C. Medical Center To Reach Agreement With Workers

    Time Running Out For C.C. Medical Center To Reach Agreement With Workers

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:15 AM EDT2014-08-28 05:15:10 GMT
    Time is running out for Corpus Christi Medical Center to reach a new labor agreement with it's unionized service employees. Thursday is the final day for contract negotiations, which have been going on since March.More >>
    Time is running out for Corpus Christi Medical Center to reach a new labor agreement with it's unionized service employees. Thursday is the final day for contract negotiations, which have been going on since March.More >>
  • Canines & Cappuccinos Event Helps Area Dogs

    Canines & Cappuccinos Event Helps Area Dogs

    Thursday, August 28 2014 12:06 AM EDT2014-08-28 04:06:51 GMT
    Cactus and Vine hosted a special event aimed at helping area dogs. It was called Canines Cappuccinos.More >>
    Cactus and Vine hosted a special event aimed at helping area dogs. It was called Canines Cappuccinos.More >>
  • Large Oil and Gas Fair To Be Held Tomorrow

    Large Oil and Gas Fair To Be Held Tomorrow

    A large oil and gas fair is going to be held tomorrow.It's going to be held Thursday at the Sunrise Career Center located at 5858 South Padre Island Drive.The job fair will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. More than 100 position are available.You are encouraged to come prepared with a resume and to speak with staff.More >>
    A large oil and gas fair is going to be held tomorrow.It's going to be held Thursday at the Sunrise Career Center located at 5858 South Padre Island Drive.The job fair will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. More than 100 position are available.You are encouraged to come prepared with a resume and to speak with staff.More >>