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SUV collides with school bus in Durham

Posted March 13, 2014

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— A school bus was involved in an accident with an SUV in Durham Thursday afternoon.

The SUV went into the intersection at Bacon and East Lawson streets at 3:54 p.m. and collided with the bus, causing the SUV to overturn, Durham police said. The SUV driver and one child on the school bus suffered minor injuries, police said. Three students will likely be taken to a hospital to be evaluated, Durham Public Schools said.

The 31 children on the bus were from Pearsontown and Burton elementary schools.


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  • LocalYokel Mar 14, 2014

    I'm OK with you referring to this as an "accident" if:
    1) It was unavoidable with relevant discipline and planning.
    2) No one was at fault.
    3) There were no laws broken.

  • DontVote4LiarsCheatsOrThieves Mar 13, 2014

    Prayers for them all.