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School bus involved in crash while on field trip in Visalia. Minor injuries reported

A woman was killed in a two-car crash in Orange Cove.
A woman was killed in a two-car crash in Orange Cove.

A bus carrying students on a honor-roll field trip was involved in a minor crash Monday in Visalia.

Three students suffered minor injuries when a car collided with the front end of the bus around 10:30 a.m. at the intersection of South West Street and West Mineral King Avenue, according to to a news release from the Visalia Fire Department.

The driver of the car was also injured. All were treated on the scene and released.

In all, 48 students were on the bus from Riverdale. After the crash, the students were all accounted for and placed on another bus.

The cause of accident is under investigation by the California Highway Patrol and police, the release said.

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