Brooklyn, NY (May 9, 2023) – A collision involving a school bus and a car took place on Ocean Parkway at Avenue J, resulting in minor injuries to three adults and eight juveniles.
At around 3:33 p.m., a Citizen source reported that a car had collided head-on with a school bus, hitting it on the side. Shortly after, a video from a Citizen user confirmed the incident and first responders were immediately dispatched to the scene.
By 3:37 p.m., FDNY EMS personnel reported that three adults and eight juveniles had sustained injuries in the collision.
The details of the crash remain unclear. However, the collision had an impact on the traffic flow and caused significant delays. The school bus and the car were moved to the side of the road to clear the way for other vehicles.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation.
Our thoughts go out to the injured parties, and we hope for their speedy recovery. We will provide updates as more information becomes available.