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No Charges Will Be Filed In Chatham County Bus Accident

Posted May 15, 2002

— No charges will be filed in connection with an accident that killed a 5-year-old Chatham County boy in February.

A pickup truck, driven by Willie Johnson, hit Terrance Howard as he ran to catch the school bus. Troopers said there is no way Johnson could have stopped his truck in time.

They also say Howard and his stepbrother, 10-year-old Monterris Davis, ran into the road before the bus stopped.

Davis was also hit in the accident, but he was not seriously hurt.

Related Links:

  • May 14, 2002: District Attorney Statement:

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    Page 2

  • February 26, 2002:

    Kindergartner Hit By Truck At Chatham County Bus Stop, Brother Injured

  • February 21, 2002:

    Fund Established For Chatham County Accident Victim

  • February 20, 2002:

    Investigation Continues Into Deadly Chatham County School Bus Accident

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