SCHP: Car strikes school bus, leaves scene

Carolina Forest, SC - HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Officers with the South Carolina Highway Patrol are investigating a hit and run accident involving a school bus Friday afternoon.

Lance Cpl. Paul Brouthers, spokesman for the agency, said the accident occurred around 3:40 p.m. near the intersection of Gardner Lacy Road and Postal Way in Carolina Forest.

Investigators report a Ford Taurus struck the bus and fled the scene. The bus, according to officials, was carrying 33 students at the time of the accident.

No injuries were reported.

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