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Falling tree hits school bus, injures driver

No children hurt
Posted at 3:25 PM, Feb 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-12 16:16:48-05

WEST CHESTER TOWNSHIP, Ohio — A school bus driver was hospitalized Tuesday after a damaged tree hit the bus' front hood and shattered its windshield.

Two children were on board the Lakota Schools bus at the time, according to a township spokesperson. Neither child was injured.

The driver suffered minor injuries from broken glass and was driven to West Chester Hospital for treatment.

Maud Hughes Road was closed at Cin-Day Road as crews worked to clear the tree out of the road. The road has reopened.