• School bus carrying 22 students involved in accident in Matthews


    MATTHEWS, N.C. - A school bus was involved in an accident in Matthews on Thursday.

    The crash occurred on Highway 51 at Matthews-Mint Hill Road.
    School officials said there were 22 students on the bus and no one was injured.

    A truck rear-ended the bus.
    The bus was carrying students from Butler High School.

    A second accident occurred nearby when a vehicle ran into a fire truck that was responding to the bus accident.

    Driver of the truck and the driver of the car suffered minor injuries, according to officials.
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