Garbage truck flips in crash with Spring Branch school bus

Views from Air 11 showed a Spring Branch ISD bus collided head-on with a garbage truck on Longpoint near Blalock.
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HOUSTON -- Air 11 was over the scene of a serious school bus crash on the west side early Friday.

Views from Air 11 showed a Spring Branch ISD bus collided head-on with a garbage truck on Longpoint near Blalock. Authorities say no kids were on-board at the time.

The impact was so severe, the garbage truck flipped onto its side.

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The school bus driver appeared to be unhurt but was taken to the hospital to get checked out. At last check, the garbage truck driver was in the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

As of 7:30 a.m. the school bus was moved out of the way, but the truck cleanup was just getting underway due to a spilled load of wood.