Published: Sep 30, 2010 7:46 PM EDT
Updated: Sep 30, 2010 4:46 PM EDT

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say nine people were hospitalized after a school bus crash in north Florida.

Florida Highway Patrol says the people transported to the hospital on Thursday had minor injuries.

Authorities say about 20 students were on the bus when it crashed. Reports say a gray car hit the rear-end of the bus then drove away.

Authorities are investigating.