Driver charged after Petersburg school bus crashes into car

Posted on: 6:03 pm, May 23, 2013, by

PETERSBURG, Va. (WTVR) — Police have charged a Petersburg school bus driver with failure to yield the right of way after a bus crashed into a car Thursday.

School leaders said the bus was transporting 12 AP Hill students at the time of the crash. Officials said the bus driver was trying to make a turn from North Boulevard onto Johnson Road when the crash happened.

No students were hurt, but they were taken to Southside Regional medical Center to be checked out.