Elementary students taken to hospital after bus crash north of Muleshoe

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MULESHOE, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — Elementary students are taken to the hospital after a crash involving a school bus north of Muleshoe.

It happened around 2:20 p.m. at the intersection of TX- 214 and CR-1028.

According to DPS, a Muleshoe ISD bus carrying nine students was driving north on TX-214 and was about to turn west on CR-1028 when a semi-truck attempted to pass the bus.

DPS said one child was transfered to a Lubbock hospital with “non-incapacitating” injuries, and the driver of the semi-truck was also taken to Lubbock with “incapacitating” injuries.

Officials told us the other eight children were treated in Muleshoe with minor injuries.

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story has been updated to reflect more information from DPS.

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