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Petersburg bus driver charged in school bus-involved wreck

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Posted at 6:45 PM, May 23, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-23 19:18:41-04

PETERSBURG, Va. (WTVR) – Police charged a Petersburg school bus driver with failure to yield the right of way after the bus crashed into a car.

A school spokesperson told CBS 6 that the crash happened about 8:20 this morning as the bus was transporting twelve A.P. Hill students. The bus driver was attempting to make a turn from North Boulevard onto Johnson Road when the crash happened.

The spokesperson says none of the students were hurt, but they were taken to Southside Regional Center as a precautionary measure.