For Immediate Release -
March 8, 2019
(Prince George, VA) – School Bus Crash
On 3-8-19, at approximately 9:15 am, Prince George County Police were notified of a school bus that had travelled off of the left shoulder of Pumphouse Road. The investigation revealed that the bus struck a mailbox and a culvert pipe before the driver was able to reposition the bus back on the roadway. The bus driver then proceeded to continue with the route delivering the students to South Elementary School. After the students were released at the school, the Police Department was made aware of the incident.
Three students were transported from South Elementary School to Southside Regional Medical Center by ambulance. This incident is still under investigation, and the Police Department is working closely with the Commonwealth Attorney’s Office to determine further action.