Officials with the Nacogdoches Independent School District are praising local emergency personnel for their response of an accident involving an NISD school bus which occurred Wednesday morning around 8:30 at the corner of Austin and Pearl Streets.  

Bus #1 was transporting 14 Nacogdoches High School students at the time of the accident. No injuries were reported at the scene.  The students were transported to school by another bus.  Nacogdoches Emergency Responders were at the scene and everyone involved was checked and released.

According to a release from NISD officials, the safety and security of our students and staff is our top priority. NISD Administrators were on the scene and NISD Officer Ram Mendiola signed to release EMS after everyone was cleared. NISD Transportation director SL and his team are currently notifying parents of the students involved.

Nacogdoches ISD commends our local emergency personnel for their quick response to ensure the safety of all parties involved.