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Covington County school bus involved in two vehicle accident

A Covington County school bus was involved in a two vehicle accident this morning. A Covington County school bus was involved in a two vehicle accident this morning.
COVINGTON COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

A Covington County school bus was involved in a two vehicle accident this morning.

The accident happened on Highway 49 north near the Sanford community. 

The bus was traveling in the northbound lane and traveling with 26 children on board on their way to the seminary attendance center. 

Authorities said the bus driver had just picked up some children and was beginning to accelerate when it was hit from behind. 

The driver of that vehicle was injured in the crash and was transported to the hospital. 

There were no reported serious injuries to the children.

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