Police Investigate Crash Involving School Bus

New Castle County Police are investigating a crash that occurred on Boxwood Road earlier this morning.

(Wilmington, Del-19804) Today(November 3) at 6:45 a.m., patrol units were dispatched to Boxwood Rd at the intersection of Ahlers Blvd for a motor vehicle crash. Officers learned that a maroon Mazda, driven by a 19-year-old female, had crashed in to a school bus that was stopped along the side of Boxwood Rd. The bus was occupied by a 47-year-old male driver.

The driver of the school bus was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The female driver of the Mazda was taken to an area hospital for non-life threatening injuries.  It has been determined that alcohol was a factor in this accident.

If you have any information pertaining to this investigation, please contact the  New Castle County Police at (302) 573-2800. Citizens can also submit a tip via our website at http://www.nccpd.com. Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit us on Facebook at New Castle County Police Department. Citizens who currently have the smartphone application are encouraged to use the “submit tip” tab to submit tips. Select a topic by using the “drop down” and complete the tip by “clicking” submit. The New Castle County Police Smartphone Application is free to download and available for all iPhone and Android smartphones.