UPDATE: 13 hurt after NC school bus and tractor-trailer collide - Local news, weather, sports Savannah | WSAV On Your Side

UPDATE: 13 hurt after NC school bus and tractor-trailer collide

Posted: Updated:

A school bus collided with a tractor-trailer early Wednesday morning near Clayton sending 13 people to the hospital. Eleven children, the school bus driver as well as the tractor-trailer driver were all injured.  Information on their conditions were not released but it was indicated by authorities no one was seriously hurt.

Bus 63 was on the way to Smithfield Middle School when it had reportedly stopped to pick up children on U.S. 70 east of Highway 42 in Johnston County. That's when the tractor trailer collided with the bus.  Officials indicate fog was a factor in the crash.

Twelve students were on board at the time of the incident.  U.S. 70 East was closed for about an hour while crews investigated the wreck.

Zip Code Weather!
Get a local weather report and a 10-day forecast by typing in your zip code!
Powered by WorldNow

1430 East Victory Drive
Savannah, GA 31404

Telephone: 912.651.0300
Fax: 912.651.0320
Email: newsemailalert@wsav.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.