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School bus, truck collide in North Las Vegas

Posted at 3:57 PM, May 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-18 23:56:04-04

A school bus and truck collided in North Las Vegas Wednesday afternoon.

The crash occurred around 3:40 p.m. near Pecos and Gowan roads.

There does not appear to be any injuries. There were 2 students on the bus at the time.

Two children who are autistic were on board when the bus crashed this afternoon.

The father of the children rushed to the scene. He is taking at least one of the children to the hospital as a precaution.

"My youngest was shaken up but my oldest knew what to do," said Miguel Madrigal. "He immediately pulled out his cell phone and called 911."