School bus overturns, 13 suffer minor injuries
posted May 23 2012 12:45PM
FINCASTLE, Va. (AP) - Thirteen students are being treated for minor injuries after a school bus overturned in Botetourt County.
Police tell media outlets that the accident occurred at about 8:15 a.m. Wednesday on Zion Hill Road near Fincastle.
Botetourt County Public Schools Superintendent Tony Brads says the bus was carrying 36 students.
The students attend Central Academy Middle School and James River High School.
The injured students were taken to hospitals in Roanoke and Salem.