Child taken to hospital following school bus crash in west Edmonton

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One child was taken to hospital in stable, non-life threatening condition following a crash involving a school bus early Thursday morning near 159 Street and Whitemud Drive.

EMS responded to a call involving a school bus just after 8:40 a.m. Three patients were assessed and Alberta Health Services said paramedics transported one child to hospital. Fire services were also called to the scene just before 8:30 a.m. to clean up the fluids from the crash.

Edmonton police are expected to provide an update sometime soon.

More to come.