No students appear injured when Shelby County bus collides with truck

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Driver of truck tranported to hospital because of chest pains

By The Staff

No students were reported injured Friday afternoon when a Shelby County Public Schools bus was involved in a traffic accident on KY 55 at the intersection with Pearce Industrial Boulevard.


Shelbyville Police officers on scene reported that Bus No. 2523 appeared to collide with a pickup truck that was stopped at the intersection.

The driver of the truck, whose name was not released, was transported to Jewish Hospital Shelbyville because he was complaining of chest pains.

Collins High School Assistant Mike Clark and other district employees were on the scene to supervise the situation.

A second bus was dispatched to collect the students and continue the drop-off route. By 4:30 the students were back on the road.