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5 students taken to hospital as precaution after Kauai school bus crash

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WAILUA, KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Five students were taken to the hospital for evaluation Friday morning after a school bus crash in Wailua.

The accident happened about 7 a.m., when a Lexus sedan driven by a 49-year-old Kapaa woman rear-ended the school bus on Kuamoo Road.

Twelve students were on the bus when the crash happened, and the five taken to the hospital for evaluation have since been released.

The driver of the school bus, a 38-year-old Lihue man, was not injured.

The Lexus sustained major front-end damage, while the bus had minor damage.

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