NORTH LITTLE ROCK — A half-dozen students were injured early Tuesday when two Batesville School District buses loaded with children collided here early Tuesday, state police said.
The accident occurred shortly before 9 a.m. along U.S. 67/167 when the trailing bus rear-ended the lead bus as it slowed for traffic. Both buses had about 55 students on board, state police said.
Six students were transported to Arkansas Children’s Hospital in Little Rock. Their conditions were unknown Tuesday evening.