School bus crashes into Waikato ditch


A school bus carrying 21 students has crashed into a ditch in Waikato.

No-one was injured in the crash at about 8am on State Highway 26 west of Morrinsville, police said.

Senior Sergeant Rod Carpinter said the bus carrying 21 high school students from Te Aroha and Morrinsville into Hamilton left the road near the Piako Railway Line and crashed into a ditch.

The bus will be removed soon by a recovery vehicle called in from Hamilton, he said.

The Commercial Vehicle Investigation Unit was investigating the crash.

- Hamilton News

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