Truck driver hospitalized in Deerwood bus crash

15 children on bus at the time, none injured


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The driver of a truck was taken to a hospital as a precaution Thursday morning after a crash involving a school bus in the Deerwood neighborhood.

The crash happened at the intersection of Baymeadows Road and Reedy Branch Drive.

Investigators say the truck driver turned into the path of the bus and was hit. The truck was sent spinning and hit another vehicle. The truck driver was taken to the hospital due to aches.

About 15 children were on the bus at the time of the crash. None of them, nor anyone in a third vehicle, were injured. All students were taken to school after the crash.