PUTNAM COUNTY – A school bus with 18 students aboard hit a patch of ice Saturday morning, coming to a stop in the ditch. Fortunately, the children only had minor injuries.
It happened in Putnam County on Route 18 near Wolf Hollow and Highway 26.
Officials said the Rich Township school bus from Matteson, Ill. was heading to Dunlap for a competition.
Nine people were transported to local hospitals with complaints of minor aches and pains, but no serious injuries.