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Five hurt in Vernon County bus crash


VIROQUA, Wisconsin (WXOW) - Heavy fog leads to a crash between a car and a school bus Friday morning that injured five people in Vernon County.

None of the injuries-four students on the bus and the driver of the vehicle-were reported as serious.

The Vernon County Sheriff's Department says the accident happened around 9:20 a.m. in the Town of Wheatland.  The bus was turning into a church parking lot in heavy fog when it collided with the other vehicle.

A total of twelve children were on the bus.  Four of them had minor injuries, with three taken to an area hospital.  The driver of the vehicle also had minor injuries.

The crash is under investigation.



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