Driver Injured in School Bus Crash in Millstone

NJ State Police officials are looking into the cause of a crash that injured the driver of a school bus in Millstone on Monday afternoon.

According to a statement released by police, the school bus carrying 16 students in Kindergarten through 5th grade collided with a Dodge Ram pickup truck near the intersection of Sweetman Lane and Millstone Road at around 1:40 p.m.

Police say the impact of the collision brought down a utility pole and a transformer on top of the bus.

According to police, the children on the bus were from the Millstone Elementary and Millstone Primary schools were evaluated, but only the driver was hospitalized at Jersey Shore University Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Police say Millstone schools dismissed classes early in anticipation of Monday's storm.

The cause of the crash remained under investigation by NJ State Police.