School bus crash reported near Houston

Floyd Ingram | Chickasaw Journal A truck ran into the back of a school bus in Chickasaw County on Wednesday afternoon. No injuries have been reported.

Floyd Ingram | Chickasaw Journal
A truck ran into the back of a school bus in Chickasaw County on Wednesday afternoon. No injuries have been reported.

By Floyd Ingram

Chickasaw Journal

HOUSTON – Law enforcement and medics are on the scene of a school bus crash in Chickasaw County.

About 4 p.m., a pickup truck occupied by a woman and a young child apparently ran into the back of a Chickasaw County School System bus carrying children after school.

There are no apparent injuries, but traffic is blocked on Highway 8 east of Houston.

The crash is at the Houlka Creek bridges.

Mississippi Highway Patrol, Chickasaw Sheriff’s Department, Houston Police Department, medics and school system officials are on the scene.