Crash involving school bus in Phoenix

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) - Police say a driver has died after he crashed into a tow truck and school bus  Wednesday morning in Phoenix.

According to Phoenix police, at around 8:30 a.m., a sedan was going north on 19th Avenue, north of Peoria Avenue, when it crossed over into oncoming traffic. Police say that driver struck a tow truck and a school bus. No children were on the bus at the time.

The driver of the sedan was was taken to a hospital in extremely critical condition, but police say he later died.

The man who was driving the tow truck and the woman who was driving the school bus were not seriously hurt. They were both evaluated and police say they showed no signs of impairment.

Impairment on behalf of the driver of the sedan is not known at this time, police say. The investigation is ongoing.


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