JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – A Jackson school bus crashed with a car early Thursday morning.
It happened around 7:25 a.m. on McDowell Road and Shannon Street, according to Jackson Public School District spokesperson Sherwin Johnson.
The bus was carrying nine students to Peeples Middle School. Five were taken to a local hospital to be checked out. The driver of the car was taken to a hospital, as well.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.