Five children injured in school bus accident

By News Staff

Five elementary school students were injured Monday morning when their school bus was involved in an accident with a National Grid van.

The Providence Fire Department says the accident happened at the intersection of Elmwood Ave and Adelaide Ave at around 8:30 a.m.

The injured children were taken to Hasbro Children’s Hospital with non-life threatening injures. One adult was transported to Rhode Island Hospital with non- life threatening injuries.

Fire officials say the exact cause of the accident it under investigation.

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