At least 14 injured in school bus crash near St. Louis
ST. LOUIS -- A school bus crashed Thursday morning into a trench off Interstate 44 near St. Louis after its driver swerved to avoid a careening vehicle, injuring at least 13 elementary school children and the driver, officials said. Most of the injuries were minor, and none was believed to be life-threatening, Missouri Highway Patrol Sgt. Al Nothum told KTVI-TV.