Car, school bus crash on Hwy 18 near McMinnville


Both lanes were reopened to traffic after 6 p.m.

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A crash involving multiple vehicles closed part of Oregon Highway 18 Monday evening, said the Oregon Department of Transportation.

A school bus involved in the crash was carrying students from Buel Elementary on board, according to McMinnville School’s Twitter account. No children were injured in the crash, and they are being taken back to school where families can pick them up.

The highway was closed at milepost 43, west of McMinnville for just over an hour. By 6:15 p.m. both lanes were reopened to traffic.

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