School bus and pickup truck collide east of Peterborough

Several students were assessed by paramedics and one person was taken to hospital after a pickup truck and school bus collided just east of Peterborough on Thursday morning. The collision around 8:30 a.m. occurred along Providence Line just south of Dillon Road in Otonabee-South Monaghan Township. The bus ended up off the road and struck a tree. The driver of the pickup was taken to hospital. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.