DANVILLE, Va. -

Two children were sent to the hospital after the school bus they were on was involved in an accident Monday morning in Danville.

The accident happened in the 2900 block of West Main Street. The bus was headed south on W. Main Street and began to stop. A driver of a Dodge Caravan swerved to avoid another vehicle in the left lane and hit the bus.

A total of 21 students were on the bus. The two injured students were taken to Danville Regional Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries.

The school bus suffered an estimated $2,000 in damage. The driver of the Dodge was charged with failure to maintain control.