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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

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KUTZTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Nearly two dozen students are being checked out at local hospitals after a school bus crash in eastern Pennsylvania. The accident was reported shortly before 2 p.m. Wednesday on Route 222 in Richmond Township, near Kutztown. Fleetwood police said the bus was transporting students back to Reading-Muhlenberg Vocational-Technical School after a field trip at the Crayola museum in Easton.

COCHRANTON, Pa. (AP) - A 2-year-old boy was accidentally shot in the face by his 4-year-old brother who found a loaded gun in their northwestern Pennsylvania home while their mother slept. State police in Crawford County aren't identifying anyone involved until they complete their investigation of the incident, which occurred in Wayne Township, Crawford County, Monday afternoon. The wounded boy is being treated at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.

CONNELLSVILLE, Pa. (AP) - A western Pennsylvania first-grader has been moved to an alternative school for slashing school bus seats with a knife and making a girl feel threatened with the weapon. Connellsville Area School District Superintendent Dan Lujetic tells WPXI-TV the boy held up the weapon to a girl sitting in front of him and "maybe said something to her and she felt threatened."

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A Philadelphia college is confirming that a student has died but is releasing few details about his death. Chestnut Hill says the college community was morning the loss today of senior business major Bradley David Amerman, of Mount Joy.

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