Bus carrying students involved in crash
A Paducah Independent Schools bus carrying students was involved in a crash Friday morning.
Paducah police say the crash happened around 7:10 a.m.
60-year-old George Vick of Paducah, told police he was slowing his school bus on Oscar Cross Avenue to pick up children when a van ran a stop sign at Oscar Cross and South 11th Street and hit the bus in the side.
63-year-old Byron Faulkner, the driver of the van, told police his brakes failed and he was unable to stop.
Both drivers were ok, but 8 teenagers had minor injuries.
There were 15 students on the bus.
No one has been charged in the crash.