Stolen SUV hits Chesterfield school bus

Posted at 10:00 AM, Nov 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-16 08:33:18-05

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- Police have charged a driver with driving under the influence, grand larceny for the stolen vehicle, and driving without a license after a Tuesday morning school bus crash.

Police say Ernesto Blackbourne ran a stop sign and hit the Chesterfield school bus, according to Chesterfield Police.

Ernesto Blackbourne

Ernesto Blackbourne

The SUV became partially lodged under the bus as a result of the crash.

None of the Hening Elementary students on the bus were hurt, police said.

The driver's injuries have not yet been released.


The accident was reported at 8:04 a.m near the intersection of McCrae and Rattlesnake roads.

The SUV was reported stolen out of Richmond.

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