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KILGORE, TX (KLTV) -

UPDATE: Officials say that all the children who were on the school bus have been released from the hospital as of 6:40p.m.


 

School officials tell KLTV that four children have been transported to the hospital after a traffic accident involving a school bus.

Kilgore ISD Bus # 32 was rear-ended around 4 p.m. on Tuesday near the intersection of Woodlawn and Highway 259.

Officials report that four children were taken to an area hospital as a precaution.  Authorities say none of the injuries are major.

The driver of the car, a pregnant woman, was also taken to the hospital.

According to the Kilgore Police Department, the driver of the bus was cited for failure to yield right of way, the driver of the car was cited for not having a drivers license.

The remaining children were transported on another school bus.

We're told the parents are with the kids now, and all four children are expected to be released very soon.

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