Van catches fire after crashing head-on with school bus in Overton

Aftermath of the crash (Courtesy Nevada Highway Patrol)

The Nevada Highway Patrol has released photos of the aftermath of a dramatic crash that took place in Overton, Nevada on Wednesday morning.

Just before 9:00 a.m., a van crashed head-on into a CCSD school bus on State Road 169. Shortly after the crash, the van caught fire.

The van's driver was transported to UMC via helicopter with non-life-threatening injuries. NHP believes the driver was distracted at the time of the crash.

No students were onboard the bus at the time of the crash, and the bus driver walked away without serious injuries.

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