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Henrico County School Bus Hits Pickup Truck

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GLEN ALLEN, Va. (WRIC)—The Henrico County Police Division is investigating a collision between a school bus and a pickup truck near the intersection of Springfield/Mountain Road and Staples Mill Road.

The eastbound lanes of Staples Mill Road are currently closed, though the scene is expected to be cleared by about 9 a.m.

The accident occurred around 6 a.m. on Thursday morning. No students were on the bus. The adult male driver of the pickup truck was transported to the hospital with serious injuries; the adult male driver of the school bus was transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

The 61-year-old male driver of the pickup truck has been charged with failing to obey a traffic signal.  He was released on a summons.

 

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