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Driver charged with hitting Wake County school bus

Posted October 2, 2008 10:07 a.m. EDT
Updated October 2, 2008 2:19 p.m. EDT

— Morrisville police charged a pickup truck driver with failure to yield the right of way after he hit a Wake County school bus Thursday morning.

No one was injured. Police say Michael Gerrard Velotta hit the school bus on Morrisville Parkway near Crabtree Crossing Parkway.

The bus was headed to Morrisville Elementary School and had stopped at railroad tracks when Velotta hit it, police said.