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Truck driver cited in school bus wreck

Posted March 10, 2011 12:32 p.m. EST

— A truck driver was cited for a wreck with a school bus in Spring Lake Thursday morning, police said.

Police said that Richard Shaw failed to stop for a traffic light and struck the school bus at Odell Road and Bragg Boulevard around 7 a.m.

The bus driver and two students suffered minor injuries and were transported to a local hospital, police said.
Shaw was cited for failure to stop at the light, driving with a revoked license and exceeding the safe speed limit for the conditions.