Bus carrying Knoxville Catholic girls basketball team crashes, no serious injuries

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WVLT) - A school bus carrying the Knoxville Catholic girls basketball crashed Friday afternoon.

The team was on its way to a game with Gatlinburg-Pittman when it somehow went off Glades Road in Gatlinburg.

911 dispatchers say four people were taken to the hospital, but their injuries are not serious.

It's unclear what caused the crash.

Catholic has forfeited the game, saying they wanted to focus on the health and safety of the students.


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