2 Guilford County Schools buses collide near Eastern Guilford high, middle schools

(Tyler Brock/WGHP)

GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Two Guilford County Schools buses collided around Eastern Guilford high and middle schools Tuesday afternoon, according to Guilford County Schools spokesperson Nora Shoptaw.

Shoptaw said one bus rear-ended the other bus, breaking the window on one bus, around 4 p.m.

According to Highway Patrol one bus was stopped and another bus hit it while the driver was waving at the landscaper.

The collision broke the lower window on the stopped bus’ back door.

One bus had 61 children on board and the other had one child on board.

A girl was cut on the foot but the cut was superficial, Highway Patrol said.

No other injuries were reported.

The driver of the bus that rear-ended the other bus was given a ticket.