SUV collides with Kanawha County school bus; no kids on the bus injured

Kids on this Kanawha County school bus escape injury in Friday morning's crash. (WCHS/WVAH)

Kanawha County deputies said a driver was injured after a sport utility vehicle collided with a school bus, but the children on the bus were unharmed.

The wreck was reported about 7 a.m. Friday at Pennsylvania Avenue and Dutch Road.

Deputies said the Kanawha County school bus was traveling southbound on Pennsylvania Avenue and a the SUV collided with the bus from the left coming from Dutch Road.

The SUV pulled directly in front of the bus, and the bus collided with the passenger vehicle, causing it to go into an embankment, deputies said.

Deputies said the driver had to crawl out of the vehicle from the passenger seat and was taken to Charleston Area Medical Center with non life-threatening injuries.

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