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.