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4 students taken to hospital in Henrico school bus accident

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -

Four elementary school students were taken to the hospital after a accident involving a Henrico school bus.

School officials say a Ward Elementary school bus backed into a ditch in the 6700 block of Monahan Road, about one-and-a-half miles from campus. The bus was carrying between 25 and 30 students, according to Henrico police. Four students were taken to a hospital for observation as a precaution, fire officials said. Their parents have been contacted, according to Henrico School officials.

The rest of the students were safely taken to school.

The bus driver was issued a summons for improper backing.

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