15 injured in rollover wreck on Elkhart bus carrying cheerleaders

A bus carrying high school cheerleaders to a football game in Texas was involved in a rollover crash. (Source: KLTV)
Published: Oct. 28, 2022 at 5:31 PM CDT
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ANDERSON COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - Fifteen people, including 12 students, suffered injuries when an Elkhart ISD bus was involved in a rollover wreck Friday afternoon.

Elkhart ISD reported the cheerleaders were going to a football game in Clifton.

According to a DPS crash report, the bus was traveling west on State Highway 294, three miles west of Elkhart, when it left the road and rolled as it entered a curve in the road. The road had standing water and it was raining at the time of the crash.

There were 12 students, two faculty members and one infant on board. All were taken to a Palestine hospital with non-life threatening injuries.