Update: 1:09pm – The bus is a white and blue coach style bus. Five teenagers remain onboard the bus, and according to the CHP all teenagers are injured and will need transport.
San Bernardino Mountains, Ca, February 21, 12:37pm – At approximately 11:50 this afternoon a bus carrying 27 teenagers hit a power pole on Highway 189 in the Lake Gregory area. The collision caused the power lines to go down, the bus then struck a tree and is partially over the side of the road. According to the California Highway Patrol, multiple ambulances have been requested; Edison is on its way and has cut power to the downed power lines. Approximately 10 teenagers are stuck on the bus at this time. As of 12:27pm emergency personnel began triaging those involved in the accident. As of 12:30 Airships were requested and are on their way to the accident. Emergency personnel are working on hospital locations for the injured teenagers. We are not aware if these teenagers are local or not. We will provide you with more information as we receive it.