Navasota ISD school bus involved in early morning accident

A Navasota ISD school bus was involved in a accident this morning leaving three students and two bus drivers with minor injuries. 

According to reports the accident happened around 6:30 a.m. on Highway 159 north of Millican. 

A Dodge pickup crossed into the buses path and hit the bus head on. 

The driver of the school bus, Brian Colbert,30, from Navasota, along with a bus driving  instructor and two students on the bus were transported by ambulances to Scott & White Hospital in College Station with non-life threatening injuries. 

A third student was picked up at the scene by a parent. 

The driver of the dodge pick-up, Gary Eastep , 24, of College Station, was also transported to Scott & White Hospital by ambulance with serious injuries.

"Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone involved," said Stu Musick, Navasota Superintendent. "We are happy to hear that the students and individuals involved are safe." 

DPS Troopers continue to investigate this crash and no additional information is available at this time.

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