According to a press release from the Nacogdoches Independent School District (NISD), Bus number 44 was involved in an accident around 7:45 this morning on Highway 59 North.   

Seventeen students were on the bus at the time of the incident.  All students are safe, but as a precaution, Emergency Medical Services were called to the Malcolm Rector Technical High School to examine all students involved in the accident.

NISD Transportation has contacted parents to notify them of their child's safety.

No further details on the cause or the specifics of the accident were made available through the press release.