Owen County bus involved in Carroll accident

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By The Staff

An Owen County school bus was involved in an accident with a single-passenger vehicle on Hwy. 227 in Carrollton at about 2 p.m. Thursday.


The school bus carrying 12 students from the Carroll County Area Technology Center was traveling eastbound toward I-71 as the vehicle pulled out of the parking lot at a neighboring business. The two vehicles collided. The car’s driver-side sustained the most damage.

The driver of the vehicle was transported to Carroll County Memorial Hospital by Carroll County EMS.

None of the students or the bus driver was injured.

Carrollton Police Officer Tim Gividen is investigating the incident. Carroll County Sheriff’s Office, Kentucky State Police, Carrollton Fire Department, Carroll County EMS and Carroll County Rescue assisted at the scene.