1 Student Hurt When School Bus Crashes in Norwich

A school bus crashed in Norwich, sending one elementary school student to the hospital Thursday afternoon, according to fire officials.

The Yantic Fire Engine Company in Norwich said a school bus carrying 11 elementary school students struck an object on Rogers Road around 4:30 p.m.

One student was taken to Backus Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries, and the other 10 were transferred to another bus to continue the trip home, fire officials said.

Police are investigating to determine the cause of the crash.

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