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Vehicle hits schools bus on FM 2493 in Flint, no students injured

Tyler ISD school bus struck by vehicle Monday morning. No students were injured. (KLTV)
Tyler ISD school bus struck by vehicle Monday morning. No students were injured. (KLTV)(WJRT)
Published: Sep. 20, 2021 at 7:51 AM CDT|Updated: Sep. 20, 2021 at 9:03 AM CDT
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FLINT, Texas (KLTV) - A Tyler ISD school bus was struck by a vehicle while trying to make a left turn Monday morning.

According to school officials, Bus 32 was attempting to make a left turn on FM 2493 near County Road 149 when a vehicle behind the bus was not able to stop and rear-ended the bus.

There were 7 students and the driver on the bus. EMS was called to the scene to check the students and driver out.

No one was injured and another bus is en route to transport the students to Three Lakes Middle School and Legacy High School.

Parents of the students have been notified, according to officials.

DPS investigator’s preliminary report indicates that the school bus was stopped southbound on FM-2493, waiting to make a left turn onto CR-149 when it was struck in the back end by a southbound Mazda passenger car. 

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