School Bus Accident Sends 8 Students to Hospital

Published 09/02 2014 09:56PM

Updated 09/02 2014 10:00PM

ODESSA, TX -- Eight elementary students were taken by ambulance to Medical Center Hospital Tuesday after a school bus accident in Ector county, an ECISD official said.

The stopped school bus was hit from behind by an animal control vehicle near West 23rd and Tripp Avenue. The school bus was carrying about 40 students from various ECISD elementary schools.

The eight students who were taken to the hospital complained of soreness, officials said.

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