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Multiple injuries in Alabama school bus accident; 2 children, adult flown to hospitals


BIRMINGHAM, Alabama — A bus accident in Pickens County has injured multiple people, including two children and an adult who were flown to Birmingham hospitals.

Police told WBMA-TV ( ) that the crash involving a bus and a passenger vehicle happened Friday in Reform.

Two children have been taken to Children's of Alabama, and an adult was flown to UAB Hospital. Five other adults were taken by ambulance to a hospital in Mississippi.

As many as 10 people who suffered minor injuries were taken to Pickens County Medical Center for treatment.

Information from: WBMA-TV,

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