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School bus jumps curb on Upper East Side, injures 4

Posted at 9:20 AM, Feb 13, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-13 09:40:43-05
A school bus jumped the curb on the Upper East Side and injured four pedestrians.(Andrew Fine/Twitter)

A school bus jumped the curb on the Upper East Side and injured four pedestrians on Feb. 13. (Andrew Fine/Twitter)

UPPER EAST SIDE, Manhattan — Four pedestrians were injured Monday morning when a school bus jumped a curb, officials said.

No students were on the bus during the 8:15 a.m. incident on Third Avenue near East. 85th Street , an NYPD spokesman said. None of the injuries were life threatening.

The four injured people were transported to local hospitals in serious but stable condition, a spokesperson for the FDNY said.

The bus driver lost control and jumped the curb near the intersection, police said. Two of the victims were transported to St. Luke’s Hospital. No identifying information is available for the injured individuals.

Police ticketed the bus driver for failure to yield to pedestrians, officials said. No identifying information is available for the driver of the bus.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.