VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Police are on the scene of a crash involving a school bus and motorcycle.

The crash happened near the 1500 block of Lynnhaven Parkway just before 6:30 a.m.

Virginia Beach Police say the motorcycle rider was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries.

The roadways between S. Independence Boulevard and S. Rosemont Road will remain closed in both directions as police investigate the crash.

Eileen Cox, the spokesperson for the Virginia Beach City Public Schools tells 13News Now the bus was heading to Renaissance Academy. No students were on board the bus at the time of the crash.

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