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Children injured in school bus crash

Published On: Nov 26 2013 06:28:12 AM CST
Updated On: Nov 26 2013 04:51:23 PM CST
MOUNTAIN CITY, Tenn. -

A school bus crash that injured several people in Johnson County, Tennessee is under investigation.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol says the crash involved the bus and a car in Mountain City, Tennessee.  It happened at Dotson Lane and Roane Creek Road Monday afternoon.

Investigators say a car was spinning its tires and pulled out in front of the bus.  the bus then hit the car on the driver's side, sending the car into a yard.

Five children on the bus suffered minor injuries, along with the teen in the car.

The teenage driver of the car was cited for failure to exercise due care.