School Bus and Vehicle Accident off Highway 87 This Morning

Around 7:00 AM, a Cuero ISD school bus was traveling on Highway 87 North. As the bus driver was trying to make a right turn onto Old Victoria Road, the following vehicle became distracted as he was reading a text. As he realized he was almost about to hit the bus, the driver moved to the shoulder to avoid the crash but ended up side swiping the bus. There was five kids on the bus but none were injured. The bus driver had minor injuries and was taken to Cuero Community Hospital. The driver of the vehicle will be cited for control of speed.