Six Students Injured in NJ School Bus Accident

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) -

Six children suffered minor injuries when the school bus they were riding in swerved off the road as the driver tried to avoid a deer in the roadway.

The accident occurred around 3 p.m. Monday in Hamilton Township (Mercer County).

It was not immediately clear how many students were on the bus, but officials say they were all fourth- to eighth-graders.