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UPDATE: 3 killed in accident involving 2 Knox Co. buses

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UPDATE: Three people, an adult and two children are dead following an accident involving two school buses in Knoxville.  

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A Rural Metro spokesperson said that two people were killed in an accident involving two school buses Tuesday afternoon. They could not tell us the ages of the victims
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Knox County emergency crews responded to the an accident on Asheville Highway at John Sevier Road at 2:50 pm.

Knoxville Police said several students were injured and were being transported to the hospital.

East Tennessee Children's Hospital was told to prepared for up to 17 patients, but that doesn't mean they will receive that many. Knox Co. Schools said the patients going to Children's Hospital were "characterized as minor injuries."

Read at WBIR's website.

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