MOORE HAVEN, Fla. (AP) — Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that sent 18 people to hospitals after their church bus crashed in southwest Florida.

Lt. Gregory Bueno says the bus was traveling through Glades County to Florida City on Saturday when the driver lost control. The bus overturned into a ditch.

Bueno says one passenger was hospitalized with a serious injury. Sixteen other passengers and the driver were hospitalized with minor injuries.

Additional details were not immediately available.

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