Two kids fall out of moving school bus in Takoma Park

TAKOMA PARK, Md. (WJLA) - Two Maryland kids were taken to the hospital Wednesday morning after they fell out of a moving school bus.

It happened just before 9 a.m. in the 700 block of Maplewood Avenue in Takoma Park. Authorities say the 5 and 6-year-old boys lifted the emergency exit latch, it opened and they fell out of the moving bus.

Both kids were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The parents of the children have been notified.

The bus was en route to both Piney Branch and Takoma Park Elementary Schools.