Taxi collides with empty school bus
West Columbia, SC (Angelica Iglesias) - An empty Lexington School District Two school bus collided with a taxi at the intersection of Airport Blvd. and the Interstate 26 westbound ramp at approximately 2:15 p.m. today, October 16.
The bus was traveling from the West Columbia area to pick up students at Saluda River Elementary. The taxi collided with the school bus as the bus tried to merge onto the I-26 westbound ramp.
Police are currently on the scene investigating the accident, while EMS personnel check out the drivers of the bus and taxi. No serious injuries have been reported at this time.
The bus was damaged enough that it will need to be towed. Watch out for emergency vehicles in that area.