Report: Middle school student stabs classmate on bus in N. Charleston

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Officials say a middle school student stabbed a classmate on a school bus in North Charleston.

The Charleston County School District says the incident happened Thursday morning when two students from Morningside Middle School were involved in an altercation, and one student assaulted the other student with a knife.

A report states the incident occurred on the school bus as it was arriving on campus.

"The school resource officer and school administration responded quickly to restrain the two students, and to secure the weapon," CCSD officials said. "The aggressor was also injured with the knife during fight."

Officials say one student was transported by Emergency Medical Services to a medical facility, while the other student was treated on-site and went home.

The North Charleston Police Department's is investigating.

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