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Durham school bus slides off road; one injured

Posted September 8, 2011

— A Durham Public Schools bus slid off the road near the 6900 block of Russell Road Thursday morning, injuring one person, according to the sheriff's office.

The person, who was not identified, complained of side pain, the sheriff's office said. No other injuries were reported.

The crash happened around 6:50 a.m. near Woodhaven Road. No other information was available.


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  • Iworkforaliving Sep 8, 2011

    why is a simple vehicle accident news?

  • anne53ozzy Sep 8, 2011

    Seat belts or other restraints on these buses please....

  • toddvickers Sep 8, 2011

    This is what happens when you drive on 2 wheels most of the time .those kids were lucky .

  • Been there once Sep 8, 2011

    Guess Rd. has been repaved and in places you don't have a shoulder. Let your car drift a fraction and your in the ditch.

  • country4ever Sep 8, 2011

    how does a bus just "slide off of the road"?.....

    With a little help from the driver...got too close to the edge.

  • smack Sep 8, 2011

    how does a bus just "slide off of the road"?.....