make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

11 hurt in Yadkin County school bus crash

READ MORE:
schoolbuspolicelights.jpg

YADKINVILLE, NC (AP) -- Eleven people have been hurt in a school bus crash in Yadkin County.

Investigators say there were 20 students and a driver on the bus from Forbush Middle and Forbush High schools when the bus ran off a road and turned on its side around 7:20 a.m. Tuesday in Yadkinville.

Four of the injured students have been released from Yadkin Valley Community Hospital.

School superintendent Todd Martin says six other students and the bus driver were taken to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem. Martin said he did not know their condition but said the injuries were not life-threatening.

The North Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Disclaimer: Comments posted on this, or any story are opinions of those people posting them, and not the views or opinions of WWAY NewsChannel 3, its management or employees. You can view our comment policy here.

»

Reply

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.
CAPTCHA
Please re-enter the code shown in the image below.