Edinburgh Schools students taken to hospital after minor bus accident

The accident happened in Johnson County at Mauxferry Road and County Road 350 South.

Johnson Co.

Three children were transported to an area hospital following an Edinburgh Schools’ bus accident Thursday morning.

The accident happened in Johnson County at Mauxferry Road and County Road 350 South.

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Department said seven children and the bus driver were the only occupants on the bus at the time of the accident.  Three students, ages 7, 8 and 10, were taken to a local hospital after complaints of pain.  Police said the injuries sustained were very minor.

Police said the school bus was turning a corner when it hit a truck sitting in the intersection.  Police said the vehicles collided at a very low speed.

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