• 11 children hospitalized after church school van crashes in Orange County

    By: Sarah Wilson , Racquel Asa


    Channel 9 traffic expert Racquel Asa is tracking live traffic conditions across Central Florida on the first day of school.

    Check below or stay tuned to Eyewitness News for live updates:

    READ: Safety tips for a smooth commute by car, bike or bus on the first day of school

    11:30 A.M.: Orange County Fire Rescue tweeted that all 11 students in the school van crash were transported to area hospitals as well as the van's driver. Firefighters said the driver of the other car involved in the crash was not injured.

    9:30 A.M.: A church van carrying 11 children and two adults was involved in a crash Monday morning causing minor injuries to several children, Orange County Fire Rescue said in a tweet.

    The crash happened near the intersection of Edgewater Drive and North John Young Parkway.

    7:40 A.M.: Crash has the left lane of I-75 southbound blocked near Highway 484.

    7:30 A.M.: The right lanes of eastbound I-4 near the ramps for Colonial Drive are blocked. Delays are backed up to Kaley Street and Orange Blossom Trail.

    6:55 A.M.: The left lane of I-4 westbound is blocked near State Road 436 causing delays back to Longwood.

    Next Up: