High winds knock down tree, cause school bus to crash

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SCITUATE, R.I. (WPRI) — A school bus collided with a tree that had been knocked down by high winds on Route 12 Friday morning.

Two children were on board the bus with a bus monitor at the time of the crash. No injuries were reported.

The crash caused only minor damage to the bus, knocking off the “arm” that extends out when the bus is stopped.