Chapel Hill School Bus Hit by Truck, Four Students Hurt

Four children were hurt in a school bus accident Tuesday afternoon in Smith County.

It happened on the Old Kilgore highway about two miles east of Tyler. We're told the Chapel Hill school bus was stopped, with it's lights flashing, when it was rear-ended by a pickup truck.

The driver of the truck and four children on the bus were taken to the hospital.

The children, who range in age from 10 to 13 were released Tuesday evening.

The truck driver is in fair condition.

There were a total of 16 kids on the bus at the time.

Morgan Palmer, reporting.