School bus involved in accident

JEFFERSON COUNTY, AL (WBRC) – Police are reporting an accident on Friday morning that involves a school bus.

Chief Deputy Randy Christian says around 7:17 a.m., a vehicle driven by 63-year-old female blew a tire while driving next to a school bus on Highway 269. The vehicle spun out of control and ran off the road.

The bus contained seven children. None of the children or the bus driver were hurt.

The vehicle's driver appeared to be okay, but she was taken to a hospital to be examined.

Despite the accident, the bus was able to continue on to Minor Elementary.

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