3 students hurt in Del. school bus crash

March 19, 2008 7:41:07 PM PDT
State police say three students were taken to Christiana Hospital with minor injuries after a car crashed into their school bus. It happened around 3:45 p.m. at the intersection of Route 7 northbound and the entrance to Christiana Meadows Apartments in New Castle.

Police say the school bus was pulling out of Christiana Meadows when a Honda Accord traveling northbound on Route 7 ran a red light and hit the bus.

Three students, two 16-year-old girls and a 17-year-old girl, were taken to Christiana Hospital for treatment with minor injuries.

Police have charged the driver of the Honda, 22-year-old Christopher Truesdale of Bear, with issued a traffic citation for disregarding a red light.