I-85 accident involving school bus sends 3 to the hospital


An accident on Interstate 85 involving a school bus sent three people to the hospital Sunday afternoon. Southbound traffic was inching through the area after lanes were blocked off.

The accident happened on I-85 driving southbound near west W.T. Harris Boulevard.

According to North Carolina Highway Patrol troopers on scene, a box truck turned over somehow while being towed by a school bus on I-85. The school bus was reportedly being used for private use and did not have any students on board.

A Mazda and Chevy SUV were also involved in the accident.

Three people were taken to the hospital, one of them, according to medic, sustained serious injuries.

If possible, motorists are encouraged to avoid