Two die in school bus crash

March 12, 2012

A school bus struck a bridge in Indianapolis Monday morning, killing the driver and one child, and critically injuring two other students. Police said the bus carrying Lighthouse Charter School students struck a bridge abutment in the 900 block of South Emerson Avenue about 7:45 a.m. One side of the bus was peeled back in the accident. Eight other students were taken to hospitals. About 50 children ages 5-16 were on the bus at the time of the crash.