Car Hits Students Outside CA high School, 8 Hurt

A vehicle has run into a group of students Wednesday at a Southern California high school, injuring at least eight people, including three critically, officials said.

Car Hits Students Outside CA high School, 8 Hurt

A vehicle has run into a group of students Wednesday at a Southern California high school, injuring at least eight people, including three critically, officials said.

The accident happened at Hemet High School, Riverside County fire officials said in a statement.

Early reports indicated three people were in critical condition and five more were being treated for minor injuries.

Fire officials say at least five of the injured were students.

NBC4-TV reports that backpacks and clothing were strewn across an intersection outside the school following the crash.