15 students have been trapped in a bus after it was involved in a crash with a car on the Tweed.
The incident happened shortly before 3:30pm yesterday, on Wharf Street in Tweed Heads.
The students were released by emergency services, and there were no reports of injuries.
A 40-year-old female passenger in the car was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries, but the driver of the car and another male passenger reportedly fled the scene before police arrived.
A 24-year-old man was arrested at a home shortly after, and was taken to hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.