ROCKTON A school bus flipped over on its side after an accident at about 9 a.m. today on Rockton Road near Forest Preserve Road.
The Winnebago County Sheriffs Department was at the accident scene this morning. Five students were taken to area hospitals and treated for minor injuries.
Two students were from Rockton schools and three were from Kinnikinnick schools. All five were being taken to Shirland School.
The bus and another vehicle were involved in the accident.