Two school buses have been involved in a wreck on Lynch Road in the Coward community of Florence County Friday morning, according to Lake City School District officials.
They said a Lake City School District bus was stopped in the road when it was rear-ended by a bus belonging to Lake City College Preparatory Academy charter school.
There were 27 students on the Lake City school bus heading to Ronald E. McNair Middle School and Lake City High School when the wreck happened. One suffered a minor injury and was taken to the hospital. Three students were on the charter school bus.
Officials said the driver of the charter school bus was also injured
and taken to the hospital
. The driver's injuries are unknown.
Highway Patrol and the Coward Police Department are investigating this accident.
Coward police have said they will cite the driver of the charter school bus for a traffic violation.