Students not injured in head-on bus crash in York Township

Students and a bus driver escaped injury when an SUV struck the bus head-on Thursday morning.

York Area Regional Police said that an SUV hit a school bus that was stopped and ready to load children. 

The crash happened about 7 a.m. Thursday, March 14, in the 2400 block of Cape Horn Road.

Dallastown Area High School students escaped injury when a car slammed head on into their bus on Cape Horn Road, Thursday, March 14, 2019.
John A. Pavoncello photo

The bus was stopped in the southbound lane with its yellow lights on, and a vehicle in the northbound lane stopped for it.

Police said the northbound SUV, a red Honda, swerved to avoid the vehicle stopped for the bus, and instead it hit the school bus head-on, according to police.

The driver of the SUV suffered minor injuries. 

Police are asking anyone with information to contact Officer Michael Schiffhauer at or 717-741-1259.

Crews responded to a bus crash in York Township the morning of Thursday, March 14. John A. Pavoncello photo.