NAVASOTA, TX - Navasota ISD reported that three school buses were driving inbound on Highway 290 when the third bus was struck from behind by a truck, causing that bus to bump into the second bus. There were a total of 110 to 120 students in the buses. School officials say that there were 40 students per bus, and 4 to 6 staff members on each bus.
HFD is now reporting that there are 24-30 injured in this school bus accident involving an 18-wheeler on 290. Six have been transported to North Cypress Medical Center and CY-FAIR hospital.
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We are getting reports of 24 to 30 injured in a school bus accident involving an 18 wheeler on 290. Six have been transported to North Cypress Medical Center and CY-FAIR hospital.— Houston Fire Dept (@HoustonFire) April 18, 2018