Child Injured, Driver Hospitalized After Crash Involving School Bus

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SEBASTIAN COUNTY (KFSM) — One child has suffered minor injuries and a female driver has been taken to a hospital after a an accident involved a school bus on Wednesday afternoon (Dec. 16).

The bus is from the Greenwood school district.

The accident happened near the intersection of Highways 253 and 45.

The Sebastian County Sheriff’s Office¬†said the cause of the accident has not been determined.

The sheriff’s office said the driver was admitted to the hospital with head trauma.

Victims said it appeared she had fallen asleep at the wheel, crossed the center stripe and struck the oncoming bus.