One person has died in a school bus crash Friday morning in far north suburban Wadsworth, officials confirmed.

The bus crashed at 8:03 a.m. on Kilbourne Road and Route 173 on its way to Newport Elementary, the Lake County Sheriff's Department said. The crash happened about a mile away from the school.

The Lake County Medical Examiner confirmed at least one person has died. The extent of any other injuries is not known. A flight for life helicopter was spotted in a nearby field, and Vista Health System in Waukegan received some transports, officials said.

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