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Bus crashes into trucks in North Dakota; injuries reported

Forum News Service KINDRED, N.D. - A crash involving a Kindred School District bus and at least three semi trucks near here Friday morning caused some injuries. At least four ambulances were still on scene as of 10 a.m., roughly an hour after the...

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KINDRED, N.D. - A crash involving a Kindred School District bus and at least three semi trucks near here Friday morning caused some injuries.

At least four ambulances were still on scene as of 10 a.m., roughly an hour after the crash happened.

It isn't immediately clear if any students had been injured, or how badly. The bus was empty as of 10 a.m.

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Authorities were working to remove the drivers from the trucks, which were damaged. The front end of the bus was also damaged.

The crash was on North Dakota Highway 46 and Richland County Highway 1, about 6 miles east of Kindred.

At 9:47 a.m., the North Dakota Department of Transportation and North Dakota Highway Patrol announced the temporary closure of Highway 46 between Interstate 29 and Kindred due to the traffic accident. The roadway will be closed until further notice, authorities said.

The area of southeast North Dakota was under a dense fog advisory Friday morning, as heavy fog was causing limited visibility.

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