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Four dead in accident involving school bus in St. Mary Parish

Good Afternoon,

Lee Peck in the KPLC 7 Newsroom with a look at what we are working on for 7 News at Six.

Four people are dead in St. Mary Parish after a crash involving a Lafayette Parish school bus. State Police say four people died when their passenger vehicle collided with the bus, which was carrying the Lafayette High School's baseball team to a scrimmage. Officials say there were only minor injuries reported among those on the school bus.

Plus, the sunshine returned for a beautiful start to our weekend. Meteorologist Zack Fradella has the forecast.

And, it may be warmer than last weekend – but it was still too cool to take a dip in the lake… or was it? KPLC's Haley Rush shows us how Lake Area residents took the "Polar Plunge" – for a good cause.

And a traveling patriotic display makes a stop in Lake Charles. KPLC's Erica Bivens show us the American Flag Tour now proudly showing aboard the USS Orleck.

We hope you'll join us tonight at Six for these stories and more. Until then, we're always on at kplctv.com.  

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