One dead in church bus collision

At least one person was killed and several more were injured in an accident that involved a church bus in Palo Pinto County Friday evening, Mineral Wells Department of Public Safety confirmed, according to a report by WFAA.

Four victims were confirmed at a Fort Worth hospital. Three were transported by Care Flite. The hospital would not release conditions or ages.

The accident occurred near Highway 337 and Turkey Creek Road just west of Mineral Wells.

Highway 337 at Highway 180 was closed in the aftermath of the crash. To which church the bus belongs had not been confirmed by News 8.

Mineral Wells DPS said the victims included children.