A Southwestern Heights School District USD 483 school bus was involved in a crash with a semi Monday. It happened about 3:44 p.m. on U.S. Highway 160 and Ontario Streets in Plains.
The bus driver and at least three students on the bus were injured in the crash. The bus driver was airlifted to a Wichita hospital.
The Kansas Highway Patrol is investigating the crash and plans to release a report sometime today. The district posted this statement to one of their Facebook sites.