2008-12-18 / Police Reports

4 Hurt In Northeast Pa. School Bus Crash

JEDDO, Pa. (AP) - Four people were injured and more than 20 students were taken to the hospital as a precaution following a Friday morning crash in Jeddo, Luzerne County.

Police say 25-year-old Jason Barker of Freeland lost control of his car and hit a Hazleton Area School District bus heading to Freeland Elementary/Middle School.

Barker and his passenger, 26- year-old Christopher Whitney of Drums, had to be extricated from the car. They were hospitalized with moderate injuries.

Return to top