(KMOV.com) -- Emergency crews responded to an overturned school bus Friday morning. The accident happened just before 8:45 p.m. on southbound Interstate 55 near 7th Street.
Traffic was backed up for miles as crews worked to clear the scene.
St. Louis Public Schools officials report the bus was rear-ended and flipped over as a result. Three children were taken to Cardinal Glennon with cuts and bruises.
All three students attend different schools in the St. Louis Public School District.
The bus driver and a bus aid along with the driver of the car were also transported.
According to police, all injuries are non life-threatening.
News 4 is on the scene and will bring you more information as it becomes available.