BERTRAND, MO (KFVS) - According to Missouri Highway Patrol Corporal Clark Parrott, a truck rear ended a school bus around 7 a.m. in Bertrand, Missouri on Wednesday morning.
Seven children were taken to Missouri Delta Hospital in Sikeston by their parents with minor injuries.
The driver of the truck was extracted and airlifted to a Cape Girardeau hospital.
Parrott says the bus was stopped when it was rear-ended by the truck.
The truck's driver told police she was blinded by the sun before hitting the bus.
Highway 62 was closed for a short time but has since reopened.