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No injuries reported after school bus carrying 37 students crashes into ditch


YOUNGSTOWN, Florida — No injuries were reported after a Florida Panhandle school bus hit a pot hole and went into a ditch.

The Florida Highway Patrol reports that the Bay County school bus was carrying 37 students from Waller Elementary School Wednesday afternoon when it went off the road. One student opened the back hatch, and the students and driver evacuated the bus.

The Panama City News Herald ( ) reports that the bus sustained minor damage.

Information from: The (Panama City, Florida) News Herald,

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