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10 Sent to Hospital After Bus Accident in Boone County

BOONE COUNTY, Iowa  --  Authorities in Boone County are continuing their investigating of an accident involving a school bus, which sent 10 people to the hospital.

The accident happened just after 6 p.m. on Saturday on Highway 30 near 230th and B Avenue, when a car driving westbound on 230th Street collided with a bus carrying a number of teens employed as detasselers.

Officials say the majority of those injured were sent to the Boone County Hospital while a few others were transported to Mary Greeley in Ames.

None of the injuries were life-threatening.