RICHMOND COUNTY (WTVD) —
Between 40 and 50 people were taken to local hospitals after a charter bus carrying a football team hit an overpass bridge on Highway 74 in Richmond County Saturday afternoon, WSOC reports.
The bus was carrying members of the Ramah Juco Academy football team. They were headed from Rock Hill, S.C. to play the University of God’s Chosen in Fayetteville, the UGC coach Demetrius Hollingsworth confirms.
The Ramah Juco coach was hurt in the crash.
Highway Patrol and the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office are investigating.
So far no word on the extent of the injuries.
We’ll keep updating as we get information.
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