Jonesboro police work afternoon crash involving school bus

Jonesboro police work afternoon crash involving school bus

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Jonesboro police and emergency crews are responding to a crash involving a Jeep and a school bus.

Jonesboro Dispatch confirmed to Region 8 News that the collision happened on Southwest Drive at Alexander Drive.

According to officers working the crash, the bus was pulling out when it rear-ended the Jeep that was also pulling into traffic.

The bus driver thought the Jeep had pulled away from the intersection at which time he pulled forward and hit the Jeep.

The bus was carrying the Pulaski Academy soccer team that was in town for a tournament. Seventeen people were on the bus.

Nobody on the bus complained of injuries, according to Jonesboro police.

The driver of the Jeep was reportedly taken to a local hospital with minor neck injuries.

No one on the bus was injured.

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