8 sent to hospital after school bus accident in Riverview - WJBF-TV ABC 6 Augusta-Aiken

8 sent to hospital after school bus accident in Riverview

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RIVERVIEW, FL (WFLA) - Officials say a Hillsborough County school bus accident has occurred on Progress Blvd. in Riverview Friday afternoon. At this time, only one eastbound lane of Progress Blvd. is open.

Hillsborough County Fire Rescue says the accident involved a Spoto High School bus and two other vehicles.

They say six students were taken to the hospital by their parents, complaining of minor injuries, and two students were transported to Brandon Hospital by ambulance. All students were over the age of 14.

One of the other drivers was also transported with minor injuries.

They say the injuries being treated on scene mostly consist of lower back injuries.

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