Atlanta Students Pepper Sprayed on School Bus

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News Release: Associated Press
August 7, 2014

ATLANTA (AP) -- Atlanta Public Schools officials say 10 students have been hospitalized after a being pepper sprayed on a school bus.

District spokeswoman Kimberly Willis Green tells WXIA-TV a bus driver used pepper spray while an administrator at Maynard Jackson High School tried breaking up a fight aboard a bus Wednesday afternoon.

Green says the bus driver is new and the district's human resources department is reviewing the incident.