It happened around 8:30 a.m. at Highway 6 and S. Post Oak Road in Arcola.
Multiple EMS crews responded to the scene to make sure the students aboard the bus were okay, according to the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office. Authorities say some of the students experienced leg and back injuries as well as some head lacerations.
Update: There are minor injuries only on the bus. Multiple EMS units on location to ensure students are OK. https://t.co/3YSRhTHU1z— FBCSO Texas (@FBCSO) January 16, 2020
The driver of the car told police she got something in her eye as she was southbound on Highway 6 when she ran a red light and hit the bus, authorities said.
At least 50 people were on the bus when it happened, according to Fort Bend ISD officials. Initially, 10 patients were treated at the scene.