Police cite dump truck driver in crash with school bus

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police said a dump truck driver was cited after crashing into a school bus and sending three people to the hospital.

The Baton Rouge Police Department reported it happened at the intersection of South Choctaw Drive and North Airway Drive around 7:15 a.m.

EMS reported the bus driver and two students were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Investigators said the dump truck driver's foot slipped off the brake and the school bus was rear-ended.

The dump truck driver was cited for following too closely.

Police did not release any names.

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