NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A school bus driver was injured following a frightening crash in Canarsie on Monday morning.

Officials said an SUV hit a school bus on Rockaway Avenue near Avenue N around 8:20 a.m.

The impact apparently sent the bus – which had no children on board – into a home.

A fire broke out on the bus but was quickly extinguished.

The bus driver was rushed to Brookdale Hospital in serious condition.

A passenger in the SUV suffered minor injuries. The driver was not hurt.

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