Student, Driver Injured in Yucca Valley School Bus Accident at Onaga Trail and Valley Vista Trail

Yucca Valley, California (August 24, 2023) – A child was injured in a collision involving a Morongo Unified School District bus on Wednesday afternoon in Yucca Valley.

The accident was reported around 1 p.m. on Onaga Trail at Valley Vista Avenue, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The MUSD school bus carrying 28 children was traveling westbound on Onaga when it was hit by a southbound Nissan Murano that failed to yield to a stop sign at the intersection.

The impact of the collision sent the bus off the roadway onto a private property where it struck a parked 2014 Chevrolet Cruz.

The bus driver and a 13-year-old student suffered minor injuries and were transported to the hospital.

Some students were picked from the scene by their parents while others were transported on a new bus.

More details about the accident were not released.

An investigation into the accident is underway.