Semi Rear Ends School Bus Causing Fiery Scene
Livingston Parish, Louisiana – Authorities say a Livingston Parish school bus was hit by an 18-wheeler around 7:40 a.m. Friday morning. State police say a semi-truck rear-ended the school bus. The truck burst into flames.
Thankfully only three children were on board at the time of the crash. Two of the children were sent home with their parents and did not report any injuries. One child was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Images from Louisiana State Police show the scary aftermath of the scene as the rear of the school bus is crumpled and the truck is thoroughly charred. The truck driver was not seriously injured in the crash, but was ticketed for careless operation.