School bus crash injures at least 6 students

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) – A school bus accident in Hamilton County has sent at least six students to a Chattanooga hospital with apparent minor injuries.

A Sheriff's Department statement Thursday said the bus veered off a road and crashed into a tree about 7:10 a.m. EST.

Officers on the scene said emergency responders transported the six or seven students to an area hospital for what appeared to be minor injuries.

The statement said the crash will be investigated by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office Traffic Division.

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