- Associated Press - Wednesday, March 5, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - A school bus slid off the road near the Stevens County town of Springdale, sending eight students to the hospital.

The accident occurred Wednesday morning.

The Mary Walker School District says the bus left the roadway and landed on its side.

The Spokesman-Review says law enforcement officers described the roadway as a sheet of ice.

The district says eight students were taken to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane with unspecified injuries.

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Information from: The Spokesman-Review, https://www.spokesman.com

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