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Nine students, bus driver taken to hospital following accident involving PAISD school bus, only minor injuries reported

A spokesperson for the Port Arthur Independent School District told 12News that nine students and a bus driver were taken to the hospital following an accident involving a PAISD bus Tuesday morning.  Only minor injuries have been reported.

The spokesperson said there were 31 students on bus going to Lincoln Middle School.

A spokesperson for the Port Arthur Police Department said the bus was stopped at railroad tracks at highway 73.  The bus was hit from behind by a van.  The impact pushed the bus across the tracks.

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