A TUSD bus collision with a pickup at Mountain and Ft. Lowell on March 12, 2019.

Four Tucson Unified School District students were involved in a crash between a district-owned bus and a truck on the city's north side Tuesday afternoon.

At about 3:45 p.m., police were dispatched to the crash at Mountain Avenue and Fort Lowell Road.

Karla Escamilla, a TUSD spokeswoman, said there were no injuries to the students. They were transferred to another bus and taken home, she said.

There were no additional injuries in the crash, according to the Tucson Police Department.

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Detectives are investigating the crash.

No further information has been released.

Contact Star reporter Shaq Davis at 573-4218 or sdavis@tucson.com

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Shaq is a public safety reporter and the Road Runner columnist, keeping readers up to date on transportation news. In 2017, he started as an apprentice and later worked part-time until graduating from the UA and being offered a full-time position in 2018.