Vehicle wedged under school bus catches fire in Lakeland; no injuries

Polk County

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — No one was injured after a vehicle and a school bus collided in Lakeland Friday morning. No students were on the bus when the incident occurred.

The crash happened in the 1400 block of Banana Road. Eagle 8 flew over the scene and saw the vehicle wedged under the bus. The vehicle had caught fire, but firefighters already extinguished the blaze by the time our chopper arrived at the scene. There were several emergency vehicles there, including an ambulance, but no one was injured, authorities said.

It’s still unclear what led to the crash. WFLA is working to get more information.

This story is developing and will be updated.

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