Minor injuries reported after three PN-G buses collide near Lumberton

At least four students with minor injuries were taken to hospitals as a precaution after three PN-G ISD buses carrying Groves Middle School students collided at about 5:30 p.m. Friday en route to Lumberton High for a band ensemble, according to information law enforcement officers at the scene provided to KFDM News.

Two students were taken to the Medical Center of Southeast Texas, one to CHRISTUS St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont and one to Baptist Beaumont.

The accident temporarily closed Highway 96 North near Mitchell Road. It reopened at about 8 p.m.

108 students were on the three buses. They'll be transferred to three Lumberton ISD buses and taken to Lumberton High where parents can pick them up.

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