Bus carrying high school tennis team involved in accident

LIZZIE, NC (WNCT)- A Beaufort County activity bus carrying the Washington High School Tennis Team was involved in an accident Thursday near Lizzie in Greene County.

Sheriff Lemmie Smith tells WNCT that the bus was traveling on Hwy 13 when it was involved in an accident with another car.

The call came in at 5:48 pm and Highway Patrol responded to the scene.

Smith said there were eight passengers on board the activity bus including the driver, but there were no injuries.

Parents of the student athletes who were following the team came and gave the student athletes rides home.


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