RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA — One person was injured Thursday morning in a crash involving a school bus near south Hemet, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The accident happened at the intersection of Wilson Valley Road and Sage Road shortly before 6:06 a.m.
It was unclear what led up to the wreck, but officials said the school bus and a black Chevrolet SUV were involved.
Both vehicles came to rest in the roadway, blocking traffic lanes. The CHP traffic incident log indicated the occupants of the Chevrolet were trapped in their vehicle as the vehicle began smoking after the crash.
Shortly after 8:00 a.m., the scene had been cleared from the roadway.
One person suffered a broken right femur and was transported to Inland Valley Medical Center in Wildomar.
At this time, officials have not reported any pending charges or citations.
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