9 Students Treated for Minor Injuries After Bus Accident

CONCORD, N.C. – One of two charter buses transporting Cannon School teachers and ninth-grade students to a field trip to Oak Island, NC was involved in a minor accident with a truck in Bolton, NC on Wednesday afternoon.

According to a spokeswoman with the school, nine students were taken to two regional hospitals for  minor injuries. All other teachers and students who are part of the 90-person trip are being hosted by the First Baptist Church in Whiteville, NC for the evening.

Cannon School is a private independent junior kindergarten through 12th grade college-preparatory institution.