North Carolina Highway Patrol Sgt. Jeff Gordon says one child on the bus and the driver had minor injuries.
He says the crash happened at 4:20 p.m. Tuesday when the car crossed the center line and hit the bus near Ash in Brunswick County
The patrol identified the four as 31-year-old Joshua Speed Williams, 30-year-old Brandy Nicole Williams, 6-year-old Gavin Lee Williams and 9-year-old Joshua Williams. The family was from the town of Ash.
The bus came from Waccamaw Elementary School in Ash. Gordon says the child and 61-year-old bus driver Connie Russ were taken to a nearby hospital.