Concord Schools Bus Incident | Oct. 8, 2018

Concord Schools Bus Incident | Oct. 8, 2018

No students injured in incident

Concord Community Schools administrators were made aware of an incident involving one of the district’s buses Monday morning. No students were injured.

The incident occurred shortly after 7 a.m. Monday on C.R. 113, near the intersection of Surrey Lane. The Concord Community Schools Police Department responded to the scene, followed by Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department officers.

According to officers, an adult was walking along the side of the road when the side mirror of the bus struck the individual. The individual was transported to a hospital by emergency personnel.

The bus was carrying students from Concord Junior High School and Concord High School. There were no injuries on the bus. Students were transported by another bus and driver to the schools. State and district protocols for bus-related incidents were followed.

Counselors will be offering services to students throughout the day. No additional information is available at this time.