Three youngsters, two adults injured in crash between semi and college bus close to Edmonton

Three children and two adults have been injured in a crash between a semi-truck and a school bus west of Edmonton.

SPRUCE GROVE, Alta. — Three children and two adults have been injured in a crash between a semi-truck and a school bus west of Edmonton.

Parkland RCMP say there were three children between the ages of about eight and 13 on board the bus at the time of the crash in Spruce Grove.

Alberta Health Services says two boys were taken to hospital in critical, life-threatening condition while the third child, a girl, was treated at the scene and not taken to hospital.

The two drivers, a woman in her 60s and a man in his 40s, were also taken to the hospital.

The health agency says the adults are in stable condition.

RCMP responded to the collision during the morning rush hour and were still on the scene investigating as of midday.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Nov. 4, 2022.

The Canadian Press

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