An Elmira City School District bus was involved in an accident with a garbage truck Monday morning.
According to police, the two collided after the bus failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of East Washington Avenue and Oak Street. The bus reportedly spun and hit a utility pole before coming to rest on its side. One student on board was taken to the hospital for a precautionary evaluation. The garbage truck driver was taken to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
The school bus driver was ticketed for failure to stop.