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Driver suffers medical episode, crashes school bus
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/19/2014 - 9:04am.

video A school bus driver was taken to the hospital after crashing a bus on Carolina Beach Road this morning.

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Cooper wants more NC schools to get bus cameras
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 11/17/2014 - 11:37pm.

A panel of lawmakers, safety advocates and health professionals back North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper's proposal to install more cameras on school buses. Cooper says the cameras will deter drivers from skirting around them as they pick up or unload students.

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Students get off bus before it catches fire
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 05/19/2014 - 2:39am.

Onslow County school officials say a charter bus carrying students home from a music competition has caught fire.

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Four sent to the hospital after school bus crash
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:38pm.

videoOne woman is recovering tonight after Highway Patrol says she rear-ended a school bus Friday morning. Investigators say a woman driving a van on Highway 701 hit the bus when it stopped near Dogwood Lane in Whiteville.

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Boy hit by car as he walked to school bus
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Tue, 03/11/2014 - 3:23pm.

videoA 10-year-old boy is recovering after he was hit by a car Monday morning. The Holly Tree Elementary student was walking across Brittain Dr. to get on a school bus.

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11 hurt in Yadkin County school bus crash
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/03/2013 - 12:59pm.

Eleven people have been hurt in a school bus crash in Yadkin County. Investigators say there were 20 students and a driver on the bus from Forbush Middle and Forbush High schools when the bus ran off a road and turned on its side around 7:20 a.m. Tuesday in Yadkinville.

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As penalties toughen, Brunswick Co. cracks down on passing stopped school buses
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Mon, 12/02/2013 - 4:58pm.

videoThe ticket for passing a stopped school bus in North Carolina is now more than double the old penalty. State officials say since 1998, 13 students have died in North Carolina after someone ignored the stop lights at a bus stop.

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Brunswick Co. Schools offering free training class in bus driver search
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 10/08/2013 - 6:27am.

videoBrunswick County Schools is offering free training classes in a search to find candidates to drive its future, according to a news release.

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Troopers: No one hurt in school bus crash on Gordon Road
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 09/20/2013 - 6:48am.

No one was hurt in a crash involving a school bus in New Hanover County early this morning, according to troopers. They say the bus and another car were the only vehicles involved in the accident.

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Troopers: Driver falls asleep, crashes into school bus with students
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/10/2013 - 9:59am.

videoA driver fell asleep and crashed his SUV head-on into a school bus Tuesday morning, sending the driver and six students to hospitals, according to the Highway Patrol.

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