Driver dies after hitting school bus in north Mississippi
Sep. 06, 2018
SARDIS, Miss. (AP) — A driver has died after rear-ending a school bus on a north Mississippi highway.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol tells WREG-TV that the wreck happened Wednesday morning on Mississippi 315 in Panola County.
The bus driver and 15 children on the South Panola school district bus were not hurt.
Aleisha Mackey, a parent who had just picked up her children when the accident happened, says people unsuccessfully tried to get a response from the driver. A helicopter took the driver to a hospital, where she later died.
The driver hasn't been identified pending family notification.
Information from: WREG-TV, http://www.wreg.com/