Posted: Dec 3, 2010 5:20 PM by Kate Mundy
Updated: Dec 3, 2010 5:21 PM
Port Barre is holding a prayer vigil tonight at the town hall at 6:00 p.m. to show their love and support for all involved in the crash Friday morning.
KATC is live from the event at 6:00 p.m. We'll have a full report tonight on KATC TV-3 at 10:00pm.
St. Landry Parish Bus #25 was rear-ended by an 18-wheeler on Highway 190 near King's Truck Stop around 7:30 Friday morning.
The crash left 21 students and the bus driver injured. Three students ranging in age from 5-15 are listed in critical condition. A five year old child has a brain injury.
Other Port Barre High School students were transported to Acadiana hospitals for treatment.
Port Barre Mayor Gil Savoy was filling-in on the route. He was treated at Opelousas General Medical Center and released.