-- Broad Creek -

A school bus taking 40 kids to Broad Creek Middle School was rear ended by a pickup on highway 24 in Carteret County.

According to school officials, bus 228 was stopped behind another bus that was picking up kids when the truck hit the bus. No one was injured in the accident.

The school sent another bus to take the 40 kids to school. They will talk to a trooper and then each will talk to a parent. Parents have already been notified.

Troopers are investigating the accident.