ARCHDALE, N.C.-- Five students are recovering after they were hurt in a bus crash Friday morning.

Archdale Police said the accident happened around 7:25 a.m. on NC-62 and N Main St.

A driver rear-ended bus 340 that was carrying 45 students from Randolph County Schools.

RCS spokesperson Tim Moody said 5 students were sent to the hospital as a precaution.

Parents were notified and the bus continued to its destination.

Moody also said a school nurse on scene checked out the students.

Students from Randolph Early College High School, Trinity High School, Archdale Trinity Middle School, Braxton Craven Middle School were on board.

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