Preliminary MVA Report From DPS
On Mar 20, 2023, at approximately 7:13 am, a Mineola ISD school bus was traveling south on State Loop 564 in Wood County. A 2014 Nissan Versa was traveling north on State Loop 564. The school bus driver crossed the center stripe and collided with the Nissan Versa. Students occupied the bus at the time of the crash. They transported three students to local hospitals for minor injuries. The driver of the Nissan Versa was transported to UT-Health Hospital in Tyler with non-life-threatening injuries. The school bus driver was transported to CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler with non-life-threatening injuries. It is preliminary information, and this is an ongoing investigation.