Friday, May 28, 2010

UPDATE: School bus carrying graduating seniors slams into pickup

Darren Tandy
@ May 28, 2010 11:43 AM
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CLAYTON, Ohio -- A school bus slammed into a pickup in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 near Route 49 in Clayton.

The bus was carrying a full load of graduating seniors from Brookville High School.

Five people were transported to the hospital with injuries.

Troopers said the bus was carrying a number of graduating seniors from the school to the Salem Church of God in Clayton to practice for Saturday's commencement. They also said the driver of the pickup truck was also taking a student to graduation practice.

Troopers and police at the scene have confirmed that the driver of the bus went the wrong way on an exit ramp.

The injuries are minor and the students are being treated.

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