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JCPS bus hits pole, utility wire falls on two buses

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A view of the accident from Air 3. A view of the accident from Air 3.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Jefferson County Public School bus struck a utility pole causing a wire to fall on top of two buses Tuesday afternoon.

According to JCPS spokesperson Ben Jackey, 38 students from Hawthorne Elementary were onboard bus number 0159 when the bus hit a utility pole near the intersection of Barret Avenue and Ellison Avenue.

When the pole was hit, a wire fell onto bus 0159 and bus number 1322, which had 25 students from Bloom Elementary onboard.

Jackey said no injuries were reported.

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