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SCHOOL BUS INVOLVED IN THURSDAY TRAFFIC CRASH
(AUG 28, 2014)  A LAWRENCE COUNTY SCHOOL BUS WAS INVOLVED IN A TWO VEHICLE TRAFFIC ACCIDENT THURSDAY MORNING. ACCORDING TO A SCHOOL SYSTEM PRESS RELEASE, THE ACCIDENT OCCURRED ON HIGHWAY 43 SOUTH OF LEOMA JUST AFTER 7 A-M. SCHOOL SYSTEM OFFICIALS INDICATE THAT INITIALLY NO CHILDREN ON THE BUS WERE INJURED BUT LATER TWO WERE TRANSPORTED TO THE HOSPITAL AS A PRECAUTIONARY MEASURE.  THE CONDITION OF THE DRIVER OF THE OTHER INVOLVED VEHICLE IS CURRENTLY UNKNOWN.  MEMBERS OF THE LEOMA AND CENTER POINT FIRE DEPARTMENTS AND LAWRENCE COUNTY E-M-S RESPONDED.  THE ACCIDENT IS BEING INVESTIGATED BY THE TENNESSEE HIGHWAY PATROL.