Border Patrol agent rear-ends La Joya ISD bus

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Border Patrol vehicle rear-ends La Joya ISD bus near Abram, TX (courtesy Monica-Rudy Olivarez)

La Joya ISD police are investigating after one of their buses is rear-ended by a Border Patrol agent. 

The Friday morning accident happened around 7:00 a.m. just south of Palmview. The La Joya ISD Chief Raul Gonzalez said the bus was slowing down when it was hit. 

According to Gonzalez, there were seven students on the JFK Elementary on the bus. The kids and the bus driver were taken to the hospital as a precaution. The CBP agent was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. 

The cause of the crash is still under investigation. 

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