News

Madison County School Bus Hits VDOT Truck

Madison County School Bus Hits VDOT Truck

Photo: WINA

A Madison County school bus with 39 children on board ran into the back of a parked V-DOT truck Wednesday afternoon. It happened on northbound Route 29 at Fairground Road, where V-DOT crews were mowing the roadside. The truck was parked in the right lane with its warning signals out. Two of the children were taken to UVA Medical Center for minor injuries. The V-DOT truck driver was taken to a┬álocal hospital. The bus’ driver, 42-year-old Edna Broyles of Rochelle, was charged with reckless driving.

 

Latest Stories

in National

Gas drops below $3 for first time in 4 years

Updated
gas

Prices at the pump are plunging, thanks mainly to falling oil prices.

in Black Friday, National

U.S. consumers are feeling good

consumers2

Consumer sentiment rose in October to its highest level since in more than seven years.

in Entertainment

Inspiration for ‘Harry Potter’ nemesis revealed

harrypotter

J.K. Rowling says the much-hated character Dolores Umbridge is based on a teacher to whom she took an instant dislike.