More than a dozen students were hurt -- but not with life-threatening injuries -- when a school bus crashed on the way back from a field trip.
It happened Wednesday afternoon in McDowell County south of
Marion.The bus was carrying 61 people, including 54 second-graders from Nebo Elementary School.
Officials say two people were flown to hospitals as a precaution and others went by ambulance or bus.
Officials say the bus went off the rain-soaked shoulder of the road and overturned when the driver tried to get back onto the road. The bus ended up on its side in a ditch.
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