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JOHNSON COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – An Alvarado ISD school bus crashed with an 18-wheeler around 4:20 p.m. Wednesday on Highway 67 near CR 2738.
Seven students, the bus driver and the 18-wheeler driver all suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
All but the bus driver went to area hospitals via ambulance and CareFlite. The bus driver refused treatment.
The helicopter was called in because of a lack of ground ambulances, not necessarily because of the severity of the injuries.
No word on what caused the crash.
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