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1 injured after SUV, school bus collide on Heckscher Drive

Police: No students on board bus; driver; passenger of SUV taken to hospital

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – One person was injured when a school bus and an SUV collided on Heckscher Drive near Interstate 295 Monday afternoon, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said. 

The crash was reported about 3:15 p.m. and shut down all westbound lanes of Heckscher Drive for nearly two hours.

There were no students on board the bus.

The female passenger in the SUV was taken to UF Health Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

According to the Sheriff's Office, one of the drivers ran a red light, but it has received conflicting reports about which one. 

Investigators will be working to determine who was at fault. 

 


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