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Eight Students Taken to the Hospital Following School Bus Accident on Tuesday Afternoon

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Eight students were sent to the hospital after a school bus crashed in Odessa on Tuesday.

Ector County ISD officials tell NewsWest 9, the accident happened near West 23rd Street and Tripp.

We're told an animal control unit vehicle rear ended the bus while it was stopped.

About 40 students from multiple elementary schools were on board.

Eight students taken to Medical Center Hospital as a precaution.

Officials say the injuries appear to be minor.

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