Bus crashes in Vernon with 19 VVS students on board

Five children injured, two of them were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Posted: Mar 11, 2019 4:50 PM
Updated: Mar 11, 2019 6:29 PM

VERNON, N.Y. -- A bus crashed in Vernon with 19 Vernon-Verona-Sherrill middle school students on board.

Five children were injured, two teenage students were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

It happened on Kenwood Road around 3 p.m. Monday. 

The bus went off the road, and into a ditch, but was only minimally damaged, and was driven from the scene. 

The sheriffs office was assisted on scene by Sherrill police, Madison County Sheriff's Office, Sherrill Fire Department, Vineall Ambulance, and Clinton Collision.

The Oneida County Sheriff's Office is investigating, and no tickets have been issued. 

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