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School bus crash causes minor injuries in Brooklyn Park

Witnesses tell police the driver of an SUV ran a red light and t-boned the school bus.
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Several people were hospitalized after an SUV ran into a school bus at the intersection of Brooklyn Boulevard and Regent Avenue Tuesday morning.

BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. — A collision between an SUV and a school bus left several people with minor injuries Tuesday morning in Brooklyn Park.

It happened around 7:15 a.m. at the intersection of Brooklyn Boulevard and Regent Avenue. Brooklyn Park Deputy Chief Mark Bruley says the school bus was northbound on Regent when it was struck by a SUV driving down Brooklyn Boulevard. Witnesses tell police the SUV ran the red light and t-boned the school bus. 

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Witnesses say the driver of this SUV ran a red light and collided with a school bus Tuesday morning.

Both the bus driver and the driver of the SUV were transported to a local hospital, as were two students.aboard the bus. Several additional students were taken to the hospital by their parents to be evaluated for minor injuries.

Police will determine whether the driver of the SUV will be ticketed.