School bus wreck

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A school bus carrying the Bridgeport girls' basketball team was involved in a wreck on Farm-to-Market Road 51 Saturday night.

A school bus carrying the Bridgeport girls' basketball team was involved in a wreck on Farm-to-Market Road 51 Saturday night.

The wreck happened about 9:41 p.m. near Wilson Lane, said DPS spokesperson Ricky Hunter, as reported by the Wise County Messenger. 

Preliminary investigation indicates a 2015 Chevrolet passenger car was traveling southbound on FM 51 when it crossed the center stripe and struck the bus, according to the article. Five female students, ages 14 and 15, were transported by ground ambulance to a Fort Worth hospital with minor injuries.

The adult male driver of the car was also taken by ground ambulance to a Fort Worth hospital, and his adult female passenger was flown to John Peter Smith with critical injuries, according to the article.

The team was reportedly traveling home from a basketball tournament in Granbury.