School bus overturns in crash with semi in Brooksville, six children injured

BROOKSVILLE, Fla. - At least six children are reported injured after a school bus overturned Wednesday morning following a collision with a semi in Central Florida. 

The crash happened at approximately 6:20 a.m. in the area of Cortez Boulevard and I-75. Westbound lanes of Cortez Boulevard were closed until approximately 7:25 a.m. as crews cleared the roadway, according to FHP. 

FHP reports at least six children have minor injuries. 

There are reports that there were at least 18 high school students on board at the time of the crash. 

Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

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