Note: Original scanner traffic said it was a school bus full of children.
Update: Company bus, the driver of the bus was allegedly of their cell phone when the accident happened. More than 20 people were reporting injuries and taken to a local hospital.
Around 1:51 pm today several units were dispatched to the area of Main and Springfield. Scanner traffic is saying there is an accident near this intersection. Injuries are being reported. A school bus is involved. The people in the car are trapped and need extrication. Many units are en route to the scene. There are children on the bus, approx. 30 children on the bus. Still developing. Please avoid the area.
Update: They are requesting more units to the scene. They said the school bus is full. A city bus has came to the scene to transport the students. A few Rockford Scanner fans said they witnessed the school bus run the red light at the intersection.
Juli Barta I saw this happen, the bus driver was speeding severely threw the light and bounced off the top of the Car! Thank god the driver of the car survived!