A spokesperson for the Beaumont Independent School District told 12News that approximately 40 students and a bus driver were treated for exposure to pepper spray after a student sprayed it on the bus Thursday morning.

The bus involved is bus #124.

Spokesperson Nakisha Myles Burns said the student did not spray it at any one student, but sprayed it on the bus which affected everyone on board. Burns said the students were being treated by EMS on scene and parents were being notified.