Man killed in head-on crash with a school bus

New Roads, La. - One person is dead and several students injured following a school bus crash in Pointe Coupee Parish.

It happened just before 7 am Tuesday morning on Hwy 415 in New Roads. State Police say a man driving an SUV, when for unknown reasons, crossed the center line, crashing head-on with a school bus loaded with students.

The driver of the SUV, whose name has not been released, was killed in the crash. The bus driver and nine students suffered minor injuries.