Lampasas Radio has confirmed through the City of Lampasas that a school bus from Norman, Oklahoma carrying 27 passengers was involved in a single vehicle accident this afternoon. The call came in at 3:18 pm. Due to the number of possible injuries, Lampasas requested aid from nearby communities, including Burnet, Copperas Cove and Killeen. A minimum of 10 ambulances were seen responding to the scene. We do not have confirmation at this time of any victims that were airlifted, nor is there any confirmation of where or how many medical facilities received the students or the nature of the injuries.
Highway 281 was closed for a time, and may still be closed. Please choose an alternate route if possible.