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Horry County school bus backs into ditch in Nichols

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

NICHOLS, SC (WMBF) – An Horry County school bus was involved in a crash in the Nichols community Wednesday afternoon.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol Cpl. Sonny Collins, the bus wrecked in a ditch off of Lovett Lane.

Information on the SCHP’s website indicated the crash happened at 4:17 p.m.

Teal Britton, spokesperson for Horry County Schools, said the bus was attempting to turn around and the two back tires came off the pavement and went into the ditch.

According to Britton, two children on the bus claimed to have bumped their heads when the tires left the pavement. 

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