CHARLOTTE -- WCNC is reporting a school bus has crashed with multiple students on board early Wednesday.

The bus was headed towards Garinger High School reportedly carrying 37 students. A Medic says that six students have been transported to CMC and Novant with minor injuries.

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The incident occurred when a vehicle rear-ended the bus.

The accident took place on Hickory Grove Road and Marthas Ridge Drive in Charlotte.

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The backup bus picked up remaining students and took them to Garinger High School. The car was removed from the scene by tow truck.