School bus wrecks in Carroll County

CARROLL COUNTY, Tenn. — First responders were on the scene of a school bus wreck Thursday morning.

According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the wreck occurred around 7:42 a.m. on Highway 70, near 1,000 Acre Lake in Carroll County.

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After receiving an alert from tipsters, our crews arrived around 9 a.m. as the cleanup process was underway.

A report from THP shows the bus was traveling on Highway 70 when it left the roadway and crashed in a nearby ditch.

According to John McAdams, Carroll County Schools Superintendent, the wreck did not result in any injuries.

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McAdams says no students were on the bus, as the route had already been completed and the driver was on their way home.

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