3 students from the Atlantic County Institute of Technology were injured when the bus they were in was involved in an accident in Absecon.

According to officials with the Absecon Police Department, the school bus and a car were involved in the accident around 5:30pm Monday at the intersection of North Shore Road and East Church Street. Fifteeen students were aboard the bus at the time of the accident. Three students were transported to the Shore Memorial Hospital by Absecon Emergency Medical Services for precautionary reasons. Neither driver was injured.

An investigation is continuing. Anyone who witnessed the accident is asked to contact the Absecon Police Department at 609-641-0667.