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Kids hurt in school bus crash in Johnson County

Several kids were hurt when their school bus crashed into a tractor-trailer in Johnson County on Wednesday afternoon.

Venus police officer Steve Dill said five kids and one adult were taken to the hospital with injuries that are not life-threatening after the large vehicles collided on U.S. 67 in Venus, a small town near Alvarado.

Dill said the bus, carrying kids from the Alvarado school district, was turning north onto Farm Road 2738 around 4 p.m. when it made collided with the flatbed truck, which was westbound on U.S. 67.

Few details were available Wednesday evening.

Mark David Smith: 817-390-7808, @MarkSmith_FWST