Middle Tenn. school bus involved in fiery crash; no students injured


A school bus was involved in a fiery crash in Lincoln County Monday morning.  

The crash happened on Highway 231 at Highway 431 South around 6:45 a.m. Central time.

According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, no children were on board at the time of the crash, which involved an SUV. 

The driver of the SUV was taken to an area hospital for treatment. Their condition was not immediately released. 

The driver of the bus was not injured. 

The investigation into the crash is ongoing.  

The Tennessee Highway Patrol reported State Route 10 is closed in both directions until at least noon. Traffic is being diverted to alternate routes. 

No additional information was immediately released.  

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