School Bus Crash in Benton County

One person is dead and several others injured following a school bus crash in Benton County. Authorities are speculating the driver may have had a heart attack or other medical emergency. The driver, Chester Cole, was killed. Two individuals injured in the crash were taken to Methodist Olive Branch while another five were rushed to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital. Of those taken to Le Bonheur, authorities said at least two of them had to be airlifted. There seven children on the bus between the ages of seven and 13.