MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Five Palm Beach County children are in the hospital after a school bus, a tractor-trailer and pickup truck collided on Thursday morning.
The crash happened at around 8 a.m. near Ritta Village Road in the western part of Palm Beach County.READ MORE: Miami Police Department Sees Record Number of Applications In Hours
Images from Chopper 4 showed a tractor-trailer truck on its side with its sand cargo all over part of the roadway.
The children were inside the bus at the time and were transported to a local hospital.
Fire Rescue officials said the children were not seriously hurt.READ MORE: Banksy 'Charlie Brown' Sells For $4 Million, While Child Prodigy Thrills Crowd With His Artwork
Authorities said a man had to be airlifted to a local hospital. His condition is currently unknown.
The crash is being investigated.
The students attend Lake Shore Middle School in Belle Glade.MORE NEWS: Arrest Made After Social Media Threat Targets Marjory Stoneman Douglas High
Traffic in the area was affected for several hours.