School Buses Involved in Crash in New Jersey

Two drivers were injured, one seriously, after one school bus rear-ended another school bus in New Jersey Wednesday afternoon.

There were no children on either bus at the time of the crash.

The crash happened about 3:15 p.m. on Route 130/206 southbound and Crosswicks Road in Bordentown, Burlington County.

According to the Bordentown Township Police Department, one school bus was stopped in the left lane for a red light when it was rear-ended by a second school bus.

The driver of the striking school bus, identified as 68-year-old Ludmilla Larsen, was trapped and had to be removed by emergency crews. She suffered serious injuries and was transported by ambulance to Helene Fuld Hospital in Trenton. A school bus aide on Larsen’s bus suffered minor injuries.

The driver of the front bus was not seriously injured.

The crash remains under investigation.

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