School bus wreck in Alabama injures 4 children, driver

School bus wreck in Alabama injures 4 children, driver

February 25th, 2013 by Associated Press in Local - Breaking News

Photo by WRCB-TV Channel 3 /Times Free Press.

VALLEY GRANDE, Ala. - Authorities say four children suffered minor injuries when a school bus and a truck collided in Dallas County.

The accident happened about 6:25 a.m. today on Dallas County 44 at U.S. 80.

Four students and the bus driver were taken to Vaughan Regional Medical Center in Selma. Assistant Superintendent Donald Willingham, who was at the hospital, says the injuries appeared to be minor and all are expected to be released.

County school spokesman David Hagood says the students were on their way to Martin Middle School in rural Valley Grande at the time of the accident.

Alabama state troopers are investigating the crash.