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Students and driver injured during collision

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RANKIN COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - Two school buses collide injuring nearly a dozen students and a bus driver.

It happened Friday afternoon in Rankin County on Highway 469 just outside of Florence.

Sheriff Ronnie Pennington says one bus rear-ended another. A total of fifty students were on board the two buses and 11 were taken to hospitals.

One of the drivers was also hurt, but the sheriff says no one had life-threatening injuries.

Students on bus numbers 201 and 378 were taken to Florence Elementary for their parents to pick them up.

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