School bus wreck closes Ladson Road; several students with injuries

      (Source: Michael West)

      LADSON, S.C. (WCIV)-- A school bus accident has closed down Ladson Road near the railroad tracks. Deputies say several students on the bus have minor injuries.

      Charleston County School District officials said 5 students from Stall High School were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.

      People in the other cars are also reporting injuries, officials at the scene said.

      Ladson Road traffic is being re-routed around the accident scene at Patriot Blvd, Lincolnville Road and William Aiken to Hamburg Roads.

      According to deputies, the accident involved a bus, a sedan and a pickup truck.

      The Charleston County Sheriff's Office is investigating the incident.

      The accident was cleared from the roadway around 7:45 p.m., deputies said.