4/16/2013 5:48 PM
by Courtney Rosemond
PRINCETON-Seven Mercer County students were sent to the hospital after a bus accident Tuesday afternoon.
Kellan Sares of Mercer County Schools tells Newswatch the accident happened around 3pm Tuesday afternoon on Pisgah Road near The Green Acres Area outside of Princeton.
About 20 kids were on the bus coming from Melrose Elementary School, near Athens, when it was hit by another car. No serious injuries were reported but several of the students were taken to Princeton Community Hospital for minor injuries. The Mercer County Sheriff's Department is handling the investigation.