COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Fire crews responded to a mechanical failure on a MCSD bus Friday evening.
Officials received the call around 5:15 p.m on Milgen Road at the entrance of Whisperwood Apartments.
Director of Transportation for Muscogee County School District, Herbert Hill tells News Leader 9 there was a mechanical failure.
Students were taken off the bus for safety reasons.
Muscogee County School District released a statement following the incident:
On October 23, a bus was coming from Shaw High School with nine students on board when it caught fire in the Maple Ridge community.