3 injured after Spartanburg Co. school bus drives into ditch


SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – Three students sustained minor injuries Thursday morning after a Spartanburg County school bus went into a ditch.

According to Spartanburg County School District One, a bus carrying students from Inman area schools was involved in a “minor incident” near Mabry Middle School. This is near Oakland Avenue in Inman.

They said all students were safe and are being evaluated by EMS for precautionary measures. Three were taken to the hospital for minor injuries. Students on the bus will be taken to Mabry Middle School until law enforcement gives clearance for the bus to continue the route.

Highway Patrol says 44 students were on the bus.

The bus driver made an improper left turn and went into the ditch, troopers said. She is being cited for an improper left turn.

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