Motorist Killed And Two Students Injured In Collision With Bus In Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, NH – Authorities say a driver has crashed into a school bus and died, and two students and the bus driver suffered minor injuries. The accident happened yesterday shortly before 7:30 a.m on Route 116 in Bethlehem.

The road was closed in both directions at Wing Road but has since reopened.

WMUR-TV reports authorities say the driver crossed lanes, crashed into the oncoming bus, and died. The driver’s name was not released.

The bus was taking students from Lin-Wood High School in Lincoln to White Mountains Regional High School in Whitefield.

An SUV also was involved in the accident, luckily the driver was uninjured.

Authorities said they are still investigating the cause of the crash.