Police: School bus driver shot after crash in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police say the driver of a school bus was shot following an apparent crash.

Police spokesman John Elder says a suspect is in custody and the driver’s injuries are not life-threatening.

The incident happened Tuesday afternoon on Interstate 35W near the city’s downtown. The Minneapolis School District says one student was on the bus at the time but was uninjured and will be receiving follow-up support from the district.

The bus was a Septran bus on a route for Minneapolis Public Schools.

Police had no immediate details on the crash prior to the shooting.

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