By Brandon Jarvis
Monday morning at approximately 6:43 a.m., the Virginia State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash involving a Dinwiddie County school bus southbound Route 1(Boydton Plank Road), .10 miles north of Duncan Road.
The Trooper’s preliminary investigation reveals that the driver of a 2012 Blue Bird Dinwiddie County school bus was activating the hazard lights and stop bar to pick up students, when a 2016 Honda CRV, driven by, Elizabeth Overby, 76, of Sutherland, Va., struck the bus in the rear.
The school bus was transporting 30 children ranging from 6th to 12th grade and 5 were transported to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries. Overby was also transported for treatment of minor injuries.
Elizabeth Overby has been charged with following too close.
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