Seven children are injured after a crash between two school buses in Mt. Vernon.
The crash occurred at 3:32 p.m. at the intersection of 18th Street and Casey Avenue, according to Mt. Vernon Police Department.
The two buses were leaving Casey Junior High at the time, when police say that one of the driver’s became distracted and struck the rear of the other bus, which was stopped at the time.
The bus then left the scene and started dropping kids off. The driver was cited with failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and leaving the scene of a personal injury accident.