School district: Bus driver in Mascoutah crash wasn't distracted - KMOV.com

School district: Bus driver in Mascoutah crash wasn't distracted

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ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A school bus was involved in a crash on Highway 161 that injured ten students Tuesday morning.

Officials first reported that the crash occurred due to a fight between students. But, the Mascoutah School District said the bus driver was not distracted before the crash.

In a letter sent home to parent’s Friday evening, the district said based on surveillance video there was no fight and the driver was not distracted.

The investigation into what caused the crash is ongoing.

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