One injured after school bus crashes in Coronado

Posted at 2:22 PM, Nov 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-08 18:42:41-05

CORONADO, Calif. (KGTV) -- One person has been injured after a school bus crash on Coronado Wednesday afternoon, police say. 

According to police, the crash happened on 9th Street and Orange Avenue just after 1:30 p.m.

Police say the person injured was riding on the bus which belongs to Coronado Unified School District. 

The district later put out a statement saying, "no significant injuries" were reported. 

The district sent out the below statement following the crash: 

"We received notice that the CUSD school bus was involved in a minor accident on the 900 block of Orange. Police and fire are on scene - no significant injuries.  Reunification for students will take place at Spreckels park. Students will be checked out with Principal Mellina and/or Vice Principal Falar.  Parents are encouraged to bring photo ID. We will continue to update parents of impacted students."

The school said an alternate bus will take students home whose parents are unable to pick them up by 2:45 p.m.