FR School Bus Incident

At approximately 4:00PM, Fall River Police received reports of a school bus being operated erratically.


It was determined that the bus had students on board from the Argosy Charter School.


At approximately 4:20PM, Fall River Police located the bus at the intersection of King Phillip and Tuttle Streets.


The bus was found parked roadside and there was no indication of any motor vehicle crash involving the bus.


Officers immediately entered the bus to further investigate.


Upon their initial assessment of the situation it was determined that there were several children complaining of minor injuries.


Fall River Fire Department EMS responded to evaluate and transport them to area hospitals for further evaluation. At this time the injuries have been determined to be minor and none of them are life threatening.

The operator of the bus was brought in for questioning and the investigation is currently on going. At this time, all children have been released to their parents or guardians. This investigation is still ongoing and further updates will follow.