NAVARRE — A 17-year-old Navarre girl was charged with careless driving after crashing into the back of a loaded school bus Friday morning. 

Katie McManus was following a bus on High School Road about 8:45 a.m. when the bus stopped for traffic. The teen was unable to stop in time and crashed into the back of the bus, which had 28 students on it.

McManus and her 15-year-old passenger sustained minor injuries and were taken to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center, according to the Florida Highway Patrol media release.

Neither the bus driver nor the students were injured, the release said.