Transportation

Cleveland ISD Students Injured In Bus Crash

The accident happened about 2:30 p.m. on U.S. 59/Eastex Freeway near Bush Intercontinental Airport.

 

According to the Houston Fire Department, 18 patients, ranging from 13-16 years old, have been transported to local hospitals for “precautionary reasons.” 

The students were injured after their school bus collided and an 18-Wheeler.

The accident happened about 2:30 p.m. on U.S. 59/Eastex Freeway near Bush Intercontinental Airport. Cleveland High School officials say the bus was returning about 57 members of the school’s Air Force Junior ROTC from a NASA field trip when the crash happened.

The Cleveland Independent School District police told KTRK-TV Houston that some students suffered facial injuries from hitting the backs of the seats in front of them.

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