Two-vehicle crash injures two, involves school bus

Published 8:01 pm Wednesday, December 7, 2022

A Wednesday afternoon two-vehicle crash that involved a Suffolk Public Schools bus sent two to the hospital, including one student.

Suffolk Police and Suffolk Fire and Rescue responded to the scene of a two-vehicle accident involving a Suffolk Public School bus and another vehicle Wednesday, Dec. 7, according to a news release.

Emergency Communications was notified at 3:34 p.m. advising of the accident at the intersection of Nansemond Parkway and Sleepy Hole Road involving an occupied school bus and a passenger vehicle.


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Fire and Rescue personnel provided emergency medical assessment at the scene. One juvenile with injuries was released to a parent, a second juvenile was transported to an area hospital, the news released stated. The driver of the passenger vehicle was transported to an area hospital. All had non-life-threatening injuries.

SPS arranged for alternative transportation for the remaining students on the bus.

Nansemond Parkway was closed in both directions for a time to allow for officials to investigate.

The investigation into the cause of the accident is ongoing. There is no further information available at this time.