3 Hurt When School Bus, Car Collide

Three people were taken to the hospital after a school bus and car collided Friday morning. It happened around 7:00 AM in the Buffalo Creek Subdivision off Thanksgiving Fire Department Road.

Bus number 250 was headed to Archer Lodge Middle School with 22 students on board when it collided with a car inside the subdivision.  Two students on the bus were taken to the hospital by their parents for treatment of minor injuries. A passenger in a car was also transported to the hospital.   

The NC Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of the accident. Photos by John Payne