School bus drives into ditch on Signal Mountain

SIGNAL MOUNTAIN, Tennessee (WDEF) – The Hamilton County school system say one of their buses drove into a ditch this afternoon on Signal Mountain.

It was heading to pick up students at Thrasher Elementary at the time.

No students were on board and the driver was not injured.

The school system has pulled the bus out of service so it can be inspected.

A different bus and driver went on to pick up the students.

“The safety of our students & staff remains our top priority, & we will take appropriate action to ensure this incident isn’t repeated.”

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