No injuries reported in crash with LPSS school bus on Ridge Road

(Photo Credit: Brandon Jones, KLFY)

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – No one was hurt after a crash involving a Lafayette Parish School System bus.

The crash occurred Friday morning in the intersection of Ridge Road and Fieldspan Road.

According to LPSS Transportation Coordinator Joey Simon, an 18-wheeler struck a car in the intersection.

The car then struck the school bus.

Eleven students were on board at the time of the crash and Simon says all of them were checked out by medical officials and later transported to their school, Judice Middle School.

Simon tells News 10 that the bus driver personally contacted each of the students’ parents to inform them of the crash and that they were safe and unharmed.

The crash is under investigation.

 

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