HENDRICKS COUNTY, Indiana WISH reports a Stoutland High School bus with kids on board was involved in a fatality multiple semi truck crash on Interstate 70 near Indiana State Road 39 on Friday, according to officials.
A 19 year-old Utah man has died.
The school bus was transporting students who attended the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis.
The crash happened in the westbound lanes of I-70 near mile marker 59 just before 1 p.m.
Dispatchers with Hendricks County say, a school bus was involved and kids were on board. Originally dispatchers told 24-Hour News 8 that no students were injured. Indiana State Police later reported a “handful” of students were transported to the hospital.
Officials with IU West Health Hosptial say seven pediatrics patients were transported to their hospital and five patients were taken to Hendricks Regional Health Hosptial. It’s not clear what the extent of injuries but the Stoutland superintendent says they are believed to be minor.
This is a developing story.