Helena-West Helena football team withdraws from playoffs after crash

Helena-West Helena football team withdraws from playoffs after crash

HELENA-WEST HELENA, AR (WMC) - The Helena-West Helena football team is withdrawing from the playoffs due to a bus accident Friday afternoon.

It happened during rush hour near Benton as the team traveled to their game at Arkadelphia.

A few of the students were transported and checked out for minor injuries.

The games scheduled for Friday and Saturday were both canceled.

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