Woman dead af­ter head-on col­li­sion with school bus on Vet­er­ans Me­mo­rial High­way

The Telegram (St. John’s) - - LOCAL -

A woman is dead af­ter the SUV she was driv­ing col­lided head-on with a school bus on the Vet­er­ans Me­mo­rial High­way Thurs­day af­ter­noon. A fe­male pas­sen­ger in the SUV was sent to hospi­tal with un­known in­juries. About a dozen chil­dren were on the bus along with the driver and an­other staff mem­ber.

Po­lice con­firmed there was one child on the bus who re­ceived a su­per­fi­cial in­jury — mean­ing a scratch or a cut — but oth­er­wise there were no in­juries to any­one on the bus. Emer­gency re­sponse crews and an RCMP col­li­sion an­a­lyst were at the scene. The high­way was closed for sev­eral hours af­ter the crash.

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