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Wayne County school bus driver injured in crash

Posted September 9, 2015

A Wayne County school bus is seen on its side after a crash on Shady Grove Road in Mount Olive on Sept. 9, 2015. (Photo courtesy of The Goldsboro News-Argus/Melissa Key)
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— A Wayne County school bus driver was injured Wednesday morning when his bus went off the road in a curve and flipped on its side.

One student was on board at the time and was not injured, according to Wayne County Schools' spokesman Ken Derksen. The bus was going to Southern Wayne High School.

The bus driver, whose name was not released, suffered a bump on his head and was taken to Wayne Memorial Hospital. His condition was not released.

The crash happened around 7 a.m. at 386 Shady Grove Road in Mount Olive. The Highway Patrol is investigating.

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  • Jim Hinnant Sep 9, 2015
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    The 'bump' on the driver's head? Most likely caused by the cell phone flying through the air.

  • Charlotte Baggett Sep 9, 2015
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    "his bus went off the road in a curve and flipped on its side"....... the bus has a mind of its own?????