SUV collides with school bus full of students

SUV collides with school bus full of students

LOWNDES CO., GA (WALB) - Georgia State Patrol was investigating Thursday night after an SUV collided with a school bus full of young children in Lowndes County.

The crash happened around 8:30 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Forrest Street Ext. and Knights Academy Rd.

The state trooper on scene said the white Ford Explorer involved in the crash was attempting to make a left off of Knights Academy and go South on Forrest Street Ext.

According to the trooper, the SUV took the turn too wide and collided with the bus.

No one was seriously hurt and the roughly 40 children were placed on a different bus shortly after the accident and taken to school.

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