A school-bus accident in Delaware County sent eight children to the hospital with minor injuries Friday morning, police said.

A pickup truck crashed into a William Penn School District bus in Yeadon Borough about 8:40 a.m., said Yeadon Police Chief Donald Molineux. The school bus, traveling on Darnell Avenue, was hit as it crossed Church Lane.

The eight children on the bus, the bus driver, and the driver, and passenger from the pickup truck were all transported to Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital.

Molineux said their injuries appeared to be minor.

The incident is under investigation.

- Laura McCrystal