Two Bus Crashes Result in Minor Injuries

Two Bus Crashes Result in Minor Injuries
By: Christy Hendricks
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. - Two bus crashes Wednesday morning caused minor injuries in McCracken County.
A McCracken County school bus carrying 13 children crashed with a flatbed wrecker about 7:50 a.m.  The left side mirror on the bus and the left side mirror on the wrecker hit.  The mirror on the bus was pushed back into the driver side window and shattered it.  The driver of the wrecker sustained a cut on his nose.  Both drivers refused medical treatment.  No children were injured.
Another crash about 8:12 a.m. involved another McCracken County school bus that didn't have children on it.  The driver of the bus pulled in front of a vehicle at the intersection of John Puryear Highway and Hovecamp.  The car hit the bus in the left rear corner.  The driver of the car received medical treatment at Western Baptist Hospital for abrasions.  The driver of the bus was not hurt.