School Bus Crash This Morning

The little ones are safe, however.

Oh noes! Although, there are no reports of serious injury. From the Austin Police Department's Public Information Office:

Media Advisory: APD responded to a collision with a school bus and a Honda Accord at 7:21am this morning at Braker Lane and Ptarmigan Drive. According to the officer on the scene the school bus was at a stop sign on Braker Lane attempting to go North. When the bus pulled out, it was struck by the Accord. There were 12 students and one driver on the bus and a female driver in the Honda. Officers issued a citation to the bus driver (the officer did not have the name when I spoke with him) for failure to yield right of way at a stop sign.

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