Two students injured in school bus crash

Posted By: KLKN Newsroom

NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say two girls were injured following a school bus crash in Stanton County.    

The Stanton County Sheriff's Office says the crash happened Friday morning near Norfolk. The girls, ages 8 and 9, were taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Additional information was not released.    

Authorities say the bus was carrying 20 students and headed to a school in nearby Leigh. The driver lost control and the vehicle rolled onto its side into a creek bed. A third student was treated at the Leigh school for possible injuries from the crash.    

Uninjured students were taken from the scene in personal vehicles. Authorities say slick road conditions from rain, sleet and snow resulted in multiples accidents in the area. The crash remains under investigation.