Seven students taken to hospital after school bus crash in Brunswick County
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A traffic accident involving a Brunswick County school bus has sent eight people to the hospital.
Brunswick County Schools spokeswoman Jessica Swencki says the bus from South Brunswick High School and South Brunswick Middle School was involved in the accident with a car this afternoon at NC 211 and Midway Road. She says seven students and the driver were taken to Dosher Memorial Hospital in Southport with minor injuries.
“According to EMS officials, the students and driver do not appear to have serious injuries and are being transported as a precaution,” Brunswick County Schools Superintendent Edward Pruden said in a news release.
All remaining students were transported back to South Brunswick High School for parent pick-up.
Highway Patrol is investigating the incident.
More: continued here