MIDDLETOWN, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police say two students suffered minor injuries when their school bus overturned.
Authorities say the accident happened about 6:20 a.m. Monday near Middletown.
Investigators say the bus was being driven to Newark High School by 35-year-old Shaneeka Comeger of Wilmington and was carrying two students and a bus aide.
Police say a vehicle in front of the bus braked because of slowing traffic, and that Comeger swerved to the right to avoid a rear-end collision.
The bus veered off the road and struck a ditch before rolling onto its right side.
The two students, a 17 year old boy and a 16 year old girl, were taken to a hospital with minor injuries. Comeger and the 49-year-old bus aide were uninjured.
Comeger was charged with following too closely.
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