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School bus carrying 7 kids involved in crash with deputy cruiser, injuries reported

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Posted at 6:55 AM, Oct 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-24 10:36:22-04

A deputy cruiser rear-ended a school bus carrying seven students on Tuesday morning in Thonotosassa, officials say.

The crash occurred just after 6 a.m. in the eastbound lanes at the bus stop on Bunk House Lane and Main Street.

According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, a school bus was transporting students to Armwood High School in Seffner when they were rear-ended by an unmarked Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office deputy cruiser.

Deputies say that one student was complaining about a minor neck pain and will be checked out by medical professionals.

No other details have been released.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information becomes available.