5 Buckeye students injured in crash involving school bus near Needles, CA

Five students from Buckeye were hurt when a school bus carrying them to a volleyball match was involved in a crash.

NEEDLES, Calif. - A Buckeye Union High School District school bus carrying 33 student athletes has been involved in a crash on Highway 95 about 10 miles south of Needles, California, according to the superintendent.

Five students were injured, one being transported from the scene by helicopter and four others by ambulance, according to California Highway Patrol.

CHP is describing the injuries as moderate.

San Bernadino County Fire said they evaluated 13 patients because of their age.

The students from Buckeye Union High School were headed to a volleyball match at Mohave High School.

 

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