School bus involved in crash on Indian River Rd in Chesapeake

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CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — A school bus was involved in a crash Tuesday morning in Chesapeake.

Dispatchers said there was a call about a two-vehicle crash involving a school bus in the 4200 block of Indian River Road around 7:30 a.m. An image from the scene showed a sedan underneath the back of the bus.

A Chesapeake schools spokesperson said there was one student on the bus, who was taken to Sparrow Road Intermediate by another bus.

The bus driver was taken to a hospital via ambulance as a precaution.

Chesapeake officials said in a tweet the eastbound side of Indian River Road is closed at Elder Avenue due to the crash, but was later reopened.

Stay with WAVY.com for the latest developments.

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