More than 20 people were injured when a car slammed into a school bus carrying middle school students in Lexington County Tuesday morning.
According to the State, the crash occurred around 7:30 am along the 400 block of Blackville Road, near Fallaw Road. There was heavy fog in the area at the time of the accident.
18 students and a driver were aboard the bus when the crash happened. All were transported to the hospital to be examined. All three occupants of the SUV were transported with injuries as well.
At least one person suffered serious injuries, but the injuries were not considered life-threatening.
Preliminary reports suggest the SUV ran a stop sign and hit the side of the school bus; however, the accident remains under investigation.
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