Publish Date: 2023/09/15
SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — Authorities responded to a hit-and-run crash involving a school bus Friday afternoon in the Normal Heights neighborhood of San Diego, reports the California Highway Patrol.
The incident was reported at the intersection of 39th Street and El Cajon Boulevard, shortly before 2:18 p.m.
While the circumstances of the event have not been made public, the CHP Traffic Incident Information Page indicates the school bus was involved in a minor crash with a pickup truck.
The CHP has not confirmed whether the hit-and-run suspect is the driver of the bus or the pickup, or if any children were on the bus at the time.
No injuries were immediately reported.
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