by Shannon Cay
NIXA, Mo. – A Nixa Parks bus, carrying 47 kids and 5 adults, is involved in a fender-bender on (this) Wednesday morning.
Jill Finney with the Nixa Police Department says around 9 a.m., a Nixa Parks bus for the “Summer It Up” program for kids ages 5 to 12 was traveling to Springfield on Highway 160.
She says around Highway AA, the bus was rear-ended by an unidentified driver following the bus.
According to the report, one child was taken to a local hospital for minor injuries. The while traffic was delayed on the highway this morning, both the Nixa Fire Protection District and the Missouri State Highway Patrol have cleared the scene.
We will be bringing you more information on this story, as it becomes available.