2 students go missing from SC elementary school

EB Morse Elementary School (Courtesy of Bing)
EB Morse Elementary School (Courtesy of Bing)

LAURENS, SC – EB Morse Elementary School students were headed inside from recess when two students went missing.

According to Superintendent Dr. Stevens Peters, the students approached a random person out on the street and asked for water. The person called police and returned the kids to school, Dr. Peters says.

The students were missing for over 30 minutes, the superintendent says.

The school district is continuing its investigation into how the students got out and how the school responded.