Minor Injuries In Lenoir County School Bus Crash

Five kids were sent to the hospital Wednesday afternoon after a school bus accident on Highway 258 south in Lenoir County.

A public information officer says 40 kids from Woodington Middle School were on the bus when another car hit it. The bus was pulling out onto the highway at the time.

Officials say the five students suffered minor bumps and bruises. Emergency officials tell us a passenger from the car was sent to the hospital for non life threatening injuries.