Boy Killed After Bus Crashes Into Home
( 4UMF NEWS ) Boy Killed After Bus Crashes Into Home:
Police say that according to at least one witness, the bus driver tried to avoid a pedestrian crossing the road. and instead went off the road. A 5-year-old boy was pinned against the wall inside the home and was killed.
Nine people have been transported to local hospitals, according to the Hempstead Fire Department. It is unknown how many were from the house and how many from the bus.
NICE officials say there were 15 people on the bus when the accident happened. 9 were transported to local hospitals; 6 refused medical attention.
The bus was a Route N70 bus travelling westbound on Fulton Avenue.