JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A Jonesboro school bus had to be evacuated Thursday afternoon after a mechanical issue.
It happened Thursday afternoon near Highland Drive and Rains Street.
Crews on the scene told Region 8 News the bus had a mechanical issue causing it to fill with smoke. The students were safely evacuated and loaded onto another bus.
The bus involved was a Jonesboro Public School District bus with the number 8-8-44.