Newark school bus smashes car at intersection

Jennifer Cruz says her car was smashed at the intersection of Delavan and Lincoln avenues just before 9 a.m. She says she had just dropped her daughter off at school before the incident.

Jennifer Cruz says her car was smashed at the intersection of Delavan and Lincoln avenues just before 9 a.m. She says she had just dropped her daughter off at school before the incident. (10/6/15)

NEWARK - A Newark school bus and another vehicle collided Tuesday morning in an apparent hit-and-run.

Jennifer Cruz says her car was smashed at the intersection of Delavan and Lincoln avenues just before 9 a.m. She says she had just dropped her daughter off at school before the incident.

Police say the bus driver ran a stop sign and did not stop after the crash. A witness says the bus driver was on his cellphone at the time.

The bus license plate fell off about a block away. A witness said the driver was on his cellphone at the time of the crash.

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