On Wednesday morning, a school bus overturned on Interstate 8 in La Mesa. According to NBC San Diego News Channel Seven, the incident happened at about 9:20 a.m. on the connector between westbound I-8 and southbound State Route 125. Prior to the crash, there was light rain in the area. The school bus reportedly hydroplaned before crashing and coming to rest on its side.
Very few details about this school bus crash have been released, but we do know that no students were on board at the time of the wreck. First responders rushed to the scene. An attendant on the bus reportedly suffered minor injuries. A portion of the roadway had to be closed as crews worked the scene. The bus had to be flipped right side up, so a tow truck could remove it from the roadway.