Children taken to hospital after school bus accident in Bellevil - KMOV.com

Children taken to hospital after school bus accident in Belleville

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BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KMOV.com) -

Authorities said a school bus full of children got into an accident in Belleville Friday afternoon.

According to firefighters, the bus was carrying 15-20 students from Harmony Emge  Junior High School when it got into an accident with a Ford Explorer at the intersection of Foley and south 74th Street around 3:00 p.m. Authorities said the Explorer failed to yield left, causing tthe accident.

Firefighters said the driver of the car, her daughter, six children on the bus, and the bus driver were taken to a hospital as a precaution. All of the students taken to a hospital are expected to be okay.

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