School Van Collides With School Bus in Jackson Township

On 09.17.2012 at 1440 hours the Northern York County Regional Police Department responded to a two vehicle crash on SR116 west of Little Creek Road in Jackson Township.

On scene investigation found that a school bus operated by Durham School Services was travelling eastbound on SR 116 had stopped for the railroad crossing that is west of Little Creek Road.  A school van also operated by Durham School Services was following the bus.  The school van  failed to stop and rear ended the stopped bus.  The bus and van were occupied by the Spring Grove Middle School Cross Country Team.  Approximately ten of the athletes complained of pain.  All were checked by the Spring Grove Medical Staff.  No one was transported to the hospital. 

The team was transported back to the Spring Grove Middle School and the student athletes were released to their parents.

The names of the bus drivers are not available at this time.

The crash remains under investigation.  Anyone with information is asked to call the Northern York County Regional Police at 717.292.3647 or use the crime tip reporting portion of this website.