Truck Carrying Dynamite Collides With School Bus; Nobody Hurt

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Truck Carrying Dynamite Collides With School Bus

A box truck carrying 850 pounds of dynamite rear-ended a school bus carrying one preschool child Wednesday afternoon.

Nobody was hurt, but the child was taken to the hospital as a precaution, and homes within 1/2 mile of scene evacuated, also as precaution.

The accident Highway 33 just south of the connector road in Versailles near the Bluegrass Parkway.

The truck was on the way to a construction site.

Crews are expected to have the accident cleaned up by 2 p.m.