School bus runs off road near Ballard High School

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Just minutes after the lockdown began at Ballard High School, a school bus was involved in a minor accident.

The bus ran off the road and into a ditch a short distance from the school. A JCPS spokesperson tells us the bus was trying to get out of the way of police cars heading to the school for the lockdown.

Fortunately, there were no students were on the bus and the driver was not hurt.

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