Caddo School Bus Involved in Head-on Wreck on Mansfield Road
[UPDATE] Caddo Schools Spokesman Victor Mainiero tells KEEL News the school bus was headed to Summerfield Elementary. There were about 30 kids onboard at the time. Four of them were treated at the hospital and released. One other child and the bus driver are being treated at a different hospital.
We're now hearing that five more kids who were taken to Summerfield on a separate bus were later taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
[ORIGINAL STORY] A head-on crash between a car and Caddo Parish school bus #49. It happened on Mansfield Road, near Trejo's and Applebee's.
Shreveport Fire Department Spokesman Fred Sanders tells KEEL News that a passenger car was headed northbound in southbound traffic, and ran into the bus head-on. Six people are being treated for minor injuries -- five students and the bus driver. The car's driver has been taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. No word yet on what caused the crash.