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School Bus Involved in Crash in Berkeley County, South Carolina


January 23, 2019

BERKELEY COUNTY, SC. – As reported online in a news story published to abcnews4.com, a school bus was involved in a vehicle crash on January 18 in Berkeley County, South Carolina. It is not clear at this time if anyone was injured in the accident, and no one involved has been identified.*

The accident occurred in the early morning on January 16 in Berkeley County. At approximately 6:20 a.m., a school bus and a sedan somehow collided in the area of United Driver and Laura Lane, near Huger, South Carolina. It is not clear what caused the crash, but police reported that the school bus was stopped, and the sedan hit the bus from behind. Police did not say whether the bus was stopped at a traffic signal or for some other reason. 

The driver of the sedan was not identified. Police said he or she told officers at the scene that he or she thought the bus was moving at the time of the crash. The make and model of the sedan was not included in reports regarding the accident. Police cited the sedan driver for driving too fast for conditions. 

It is not clear what school district or school the bus belonged to. The bus driver has not been identified, and reports did not indicate whether students were on board at the time of the accident. No information was reported about injuries. The school district owning the bus has not made any kind of statement at this time. 

Reports did not verify if the bus was damaged or if it was able to continue on its route. Damage information was also not reported on the sedan, and no photos from the scene were included in reports. 

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