Six people injured in Thomasville PART bus accident

THOMASVILLE, N.C. -- An accident involving a PART bus and another vehicle in Thomasville injured six people on Monday morning.

The accident happened around 9:49 a.m at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Douglas Drive.

The PART bus was pretty seriously damaged in the accident.

Authorities say the bus crossed the center line, colliding with an SUV, and continued into some bushes, smashing windows out, before coming to a stop.

The three people in the SUV, including an infant, were taken to a local hospital along with three people from the bus. Authorities say the bus driver sustained injuries to the head.

There is no word yet on what caused the bus to cross the center line.