School bus involved in Avondale collision

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By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas

AVONDALE, Ariz. – A school bus was involved in a head-on collision in Avondale Tuesday morning.

According to a spokesman with the Avondale Fire Department, a school bus and a car collided on McDowell Road west of 119th Avenue.

Avondale police said a woman in a white passenger car was headed west on McDowell when she drifted into oncoming traffic and hit the bus.

The woman had to be extricated from her car but suffered only minor injuries.

Both vehicles had front-end damage.

Police said no impairment was found and the woman was cited.

Police said there were 10 to 15 teenage students on the bus, but no one was injured.

The students finished their ride to school on a different bus.