Several Injured in Franklin County Accident Involving School Bus

BENTON – Several people were injured in a school bus accident Wednesday afternoon in Franklin County.

According to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office via Nixle, the accident happened at around 2:30 on Route 37 just south of Benton at the intersection with Andrews Road. The release states that three vehicles were involved including the bus, which was only carrying one child at the time who was not hurt. Two people suffered minor injuries.

The accident remains under investigation. No further information is available at this time.