8 children suffer minor injuries in Virginia school bus accident

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Posted at 2:10 PM, Mar 01, 2024
and last updated 2024-03-01 14:11:27-05

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — Eight children suffered minor injuries during a school bus accident in Virginia on Friday morning, officials said.

The school bus was carrying about 30 students from James Blair Middle School in the Williamsburg-James City County school system, spokeswoman Kara Wall said in a statement.

The bus was involved in a minor accident with one other vehicle, Wall said. Eight students had reported minor injuries and were evaluated at the scene. Following a request from parents and out of an abundance of caution, those students were taken to a local hospital for evaluation.

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