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Loaded JCPS bus rear-ended by car at railroad crossing

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A loaded JCPS school bus was rear-ended Wednesday morning while stopped at a railroad crossing in the Highview area.

According to JCPS Spokesperson Ben Jackey, 39 students were aboard bus #0244 when a car slammed into the back of it while it was stopped at a railroad crossing on Shepherdsville Road at Whispering Hills Boulevard at 8:14 a.m.

No one aboard the bus was injured. An EMS crew was on the scene treating a woman in the car. 

School buses are required by law to stop at railroad crossings whether or not a train is coming.

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