UPDATE: School bus crash knocks out power, closes 1 school in Jackson


Kristi Shannon

UPDATE – The Frost/Cascades Elementary School will be closed today due to the power outage at their building caused by the crash this morning.

The Frost/Cascades building is only building closed today.

All other schools and staff are to report.

WLNS (Jackson, MI) –  According to Consumers Energy, roughly 1600 customers are currently without power after an accident involving a school bus.

It knocked down some power poles near the intersection of Morrell Street and S West Ave.

Power officials expect power will be out until at least 9:00am.         

Courtesy: City of Jackson

According to the JPS Middle School at Parkside, there were no students on the bus at the time and the bus driver was not injured.    

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