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Truck crashes into back of school bus in McCracken County

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

Police responded to a crash Thursday afternoon when a pickup truck rear-ended a school bus in McCracken County.

It happened around 2:47 p.m. in the 8800 block of Ogden Landing Road.

According to police, the truck driven by Joseph L. Smith, 18, was headed eastbound on Ogden Landing Road when it crashed into a McCracken Co. school bus driven by Patricia A. Snow. Snow, who was dropping off kids from Heath Schools.

Police say Smith failed to see the bus stopped with flashers on and its stop sign sticking out when his truck hit the back left rear bumper of the bus.

No one was injured in the crash. The road was closed for 30 minutes until crews cleaned up the  road.

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