Injuries reported in school bus crash near Benton/Tippah county line

The Mississippi Highway Patrol is reporting a school bus accident on Highway 72 in Benton County. The school bus is from Ashland School.

Injuries are being reported at the scene near highway 72 near Hopewell.

The accident happened around 7:20 am.

No word yet on the severity of the accident or the number of injuries or the severity of those injuries. Multiple ambulances and the medical helicopter are on site.

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Jon Ross Myers

Jon Ross Myers is the executive editor and publisher of the Mississippi News Network, Mississippi's largest digital only media company. He can be reached at editor@tippahnews.com

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