UTICA, NY - Several passengers were injured after a school bus and a car collided in Utica Friday afternoon.
The crash took place around 4:45 p.m. at the intersection of Arthur Street and Conkling Ave. Utica firefighters say of the eight passengers on the bus, three children and one adult suffered minor injuries. The students had to be transferred to a new bus.
The passenger of the car, which was a Mercedes sedan, was also hurt. The driver of the car ran off before police arrived.
No word on the cause of the crash, or if any tickets will be issued. There is a stoplight at that intersection.