Three Students and An Aide Transported to Mountainside After Bloomfield School Bus Accident

A Bloomfield school bus was involved in an accident this morning at the intersection of Broad Street and Overlook Terrace in Bloomfield at approximately 8:45 a.m.

The bus was occupied by nine students, an aide and the driver of the bus. Preliminary reports are that the bus was rear ended by a vehicle. Bloomfield Police, Fire and EMS responded to the scene and there are minor injuries reported with complaints of neck, back and head pain from the occupants.

One aide and three students (ages 11-12 years old) were transported to Mountainside Hospital for evaluation. The Bloomfield Police Department Traffic Division will be investigating the accident.