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Bus carrying 70 students crashes in east valley

A Clark County School District bus crashed Monday afternoon in the east valley, injuring the driver but no students.

The bus, carrying 70 students, crashed at about 2:45 p.m. on South Arden Street, near Sahara Avenue and South Lamb Boulevard, the Metropolitan Police Department said.

The driver was taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, Metro spokesman Larry Hadfield said, but the extent of his injuries is unknown.

The students went home with parents, Clark County spokesman David Roddy said.

Contact Rachel Hershkovitz at rhershkovitz@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0381. Follow @rzhershkovitz on Twitter.

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