POSTED: Monday, September 9, 2013 - 9:49am
UPDATED: Monday, September 9, 2013 - 1:12pm
HARLINGEN, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — A Harlingen school bus was involved in a morning accident which sent an elderly couple to the hospital.
Police report that the driver of a vehicle collided with a Harlingen C.I.S.D. school bus that was transporting eight special needs students, at the intersection of B & Grant Street.
The elderly couple were removed from their car and taken to a local hospital. Preliminary reports report that two students suffering minor injuries were taken to the same hospital.
The school bus was transporting the students from Harlingen South and Coakley Elementary when the accident occurred.
Police and first responders have cleared the scene. The accident is still under investigation.