Six Injured in I-55 School Bus Accident
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — The southbound lanes of I-55 were closed at 7th Street Friday morning following an accident involving a school bus.
The accident which overturned both a First Student school bus and a car happened just before 9 a.m.
St. Louis Fire Captain Dan Sutter told KMOX that six people were involved in the accident: 3 children and 2 adults were aboard the school bus, and 1 adult was in the other vehicle.
Sutter says all their injures appear to be non-life threatening. Sutter says the children were in good spirits and transported to a local hospital for wellness checks.
Police shutdown southbound I-55 causing backups on several local interstates. KMOX Traffic Map
No word on how the accident happened.