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School bus and 18-wheeler crash on US190, roadway still closed

LIVINGSTON PARISH, La.(LOCAL 33)(FOX 44) - US 190 west of Satsuma Rd. remains closed on Friday morning after a crash involving a school bus and an 18-wheeler. 

Louisiana State Police said, "Troopers are currently working a crash involving an 18-wheeler and a school bus on US 190 w/ of LA 63 in Livingston Parish."

According to LSP, only 3 children were riding on the bus at the time of the crash. 

The children suffered minor injuries and an unspecified number were transported to the hospital according to State Police. 

LSP said, the 18-wheeler caught fire and has since been extinguished leaving the roadway "closed at this time as Troopers and emergency crews work to remove the crash."

Motorists are encouraged to take an alternate route until the scene if cleared. 

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