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School bus involved in wreck in DeKalb

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- No students were seriously hurt when their school bus was involved in an accident in DeKalb County Thursday morning.

It happened in the 3400 block of Pleasantdale Road, outside the Morningside Apartments.

DeKalb County Schools spokesman Quinn Hudson said six Pleasantdale Elementary School students were aboard the bus. They were transported to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish after suffering minor aches and pains. Complaints included sore necks, backs and knees, but all the children checked out okay.

Hudson said the school's principal traveled to the hospital to be with the students. Their parents were also called. The principal stayed at the hospital until every single student was picked up.

Dispatchers said a couple of adults were hurt in the wreck, but all injuries were minor.

The accident is under investigation.

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