BERKLEY – Two people were badly injured on Saturday night after a bus accident in Berkley
Police said two adults were taken to Rhode Island Hospital with serious injuries.
Several others were taken to Morton and Charlton Hospitals with minor injuries.
Police say 25 people are on the bus and their ages From adults to young children, the bus traveled from LaSalette Shrine in northern Attelboro and returned to Tiverton, Rhode Island.
Police said the bus group visit the Shrine Festival of Lights Show, which attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors
Massachusetts state police said Route 24 Southbound was near exit 11 due to a school bus crash 22:00 closed The Taunton police said the line reopened shortly after 11:00 pm.
The authorities said that the bus had run off the road into the right shoulder and into a ditch, but had not rolled over from the forest area.
The police said a car had also left the lane and that the female driver had not been injured.
According to the police, the woman was charged with OUI, but it is unclear if her impairment played a role in the crash.
The collision and reconstruction team of the state police investigates the cause of the crash.
NBC 10 has a crew on site.