School bus carrying at least 25 Anne Arundel County students involved in crash on highway

A school bus dropping middle students off on Tuesday was involved in a crash on a busy Maryland highway. 

Anne Arundel County police say the bus — which was carrying around 25 Meade Middle School students during the accident — collided with a car on Route 198 Laurel-Fort Meade Road.  

Four students, one bus assistant, and the bus driver have been transported to a local hospital for further examination. Police say the driver of the car was also taken to the hospital. All of them suffered non-life-threatening injuries. 

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Others were evacuated safely, according to authorities.   

Parents were notified of the crash and were asked to meet the middle-schoolers at a nearby location.

This is a developing story. Check back with FOX 5 for updates.