Suspected impaired driver hits school bus head-on in Louisiana

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Slidell police said a suspected impaired driver hit a school bus head-on with no students on board.

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SLIDELL, La. (WDSU) —

A portion of Highway 11 in Slidell was closed Friday morning after a suspected impaired driver ran head-on into a St. Tammany Parish school bus.

Slidell police reported the crash happened on the Highway 11/Front St. overpass.

Police said fortunately no kids were on board, but the bus spun out of control hitting a law enforcement vehicle.

No serious injuries were reported.

The bridge will be closed as officers work to clear the vehicles off the roadway.

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