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School bus accident sends several to the hospital

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HAZELHURST, MS (WLBT) - A school bus fender-bender sent several children to the hospital with minor injuries Thursday morning.

35 children were inside the Hazlehurst city school bus.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol said the accident occurred around 7:20 a.m. on Highway 28 just outside the city limits.  

A car hit the bus from behind after the bus stopped abruptly to pick up a child.

Most of the children went on to school.

The driver of the car and its passenger were also taken to a local hospital with minor injuries.

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