School bus hits utility pole in Hammonton, NJ; driver hurt

EMBED </>More Videos

School bus hits utility pole: Rick Williams reports during Action News at noon on May 8, 2017. (WPVI)

A school bus driver was injured in an accident in Hammonton, N.J.

It happened at 7 a.m. Monday in the unit block of Liberty Street.

Police tell Action News the driver lost control and crashed into a utility pole.

Part of the pole and some wires landed on the hood of the bus.

EMBED More News Videos

School bus hits utility pole: Tamala Edwards reports during Action News at 7:55 a.m. on May 8, 2017.

No students were on the bus at the time.

The driver is being treated for unspecified injuries.

There was no immediate word on the driver's condition, or what led to the crash.

Liberty Street was closed as police investigated.
Send a breaking news alert
Report a correction or typo
Learn more about the 6abc apps
Related Topics:
trafficnew jersey newsschool bus accidentHammonton
(Copyright ©2018 WPVI-TV. All Rights Reserved.)