Five children injured in school bus crash in South Dundas

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Five children injured in school bus crash in South Dundas
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SOUTH DUNDAS, Ontario – Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers are investigating a single vehicle collision on Wallace Rd., South Dundas Twp.

Preliminary investigation has indicated that at approximately 4:40 p.m., a school bus was travelling northbound on Wallace Rd. when, for reasons under investigation, left the roadway and entered the ditch.

The driver, 52, of Oxford Mills, Ontario was charged with Careless Driving – Causing Bodily harm (Highway Traffic Act)

The driver sustained no injuries. At the time of the collision there were eight passengers (children) on the bus, five children were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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Jenni MacDonald, Dominion Lending, Cornwall, Ontario