PERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) – Police are investigating after an 8-year-old girl was dragged by a school bus in Lawrence County.

State Police say the accident happened just before 4 p.m. at Blue Jay Avenue and Raymond Street in Ellwood City.

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Police say the young girl was getting off the bus, and the doors closed on her backpack.

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The driver went to the next stop before noticing the girl was stuck in the door.

Emergency crews were called to treat the girl for minor injuries.

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