KANKAKEE COUNTY, Ill. (WGN/CNN) - An accident involving a school bus killed one person in northeast Illinois Thursday.
The accident happened in Kankakee County, about 60 miles south of Chicago.
Local media report a car slammed into the back of the bus and ended up lodged beneath it. The driver of the vehicle died.
The car hit the bus while students were loading it, and the bus had its lights on.
Several students on the bus were hurt and taken to the hospital. None of their injuries were considered life-threatening.