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1 Dead, 16 Injured in School Bus-car Crash in Northeast Las Vegas

According to Review Journal, Las Vegas, a crash between a school bus and a sedan in northeast Las Vegas early Thursday killed the driver of the car.

The crash near Nellis Boulevard and East Carey Avenue between a Clark County School District bus bound for Bailey Middle School and a white sedan occurred about 8:30 a.m., Metro Officer Jacinto Rivera said. The impact caused the bus to roll onto its side.

At least 15 of the approximately 40 students on the bus were transported to nearby hospitals, Capt. Ken Young of the Clark County School District Police Department said. A passenger in the car was hospitalized in critical condition, he said. Thirteen students from the bus were taken to University Medical Center with what were described as moderate injuries, UMC officials said. At least two students were taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center. There was no immediate word on their conditions.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.