School bus involved in 6 vehicle crash in Clay County

CLAY COUNTY, Fla. – Two people had minor injuries after a crash involving a school bus and five other vehicles Wednesday afternoon in Clay County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The crash happened on Blanding Boulevard near the intersection of Forman Circle.

According to troopers, school bus was stopped appropriately and had its lights activated. The driver of a truck failed to stop, rear-ending a van, and causing a chain reaction into a third vehicle.

The truck then struck the rear of a fourth car, which collided with a fifth car. That fifth car struck the school bus. Troopers said no one on board the bus was injured.

The driver of the truck was cited for careless driving.

Note: This story was revised from an earlier version in which a Fire Rescue spokesperson said a student was hospitalized with minor injuries.