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Students injured in Ware Co. school bus crash

February 27, 2007

Ware County - A teenage driver crashed  into the rear of a school bus in WareCounty Tuesday morning. Five people, including two school bus children, were injured.

The school bus carrying 27 students was headed south on North Cloughbay Road when it was rear-ended by the pick-up.

Two students on board were taken to Satilla Regional Hospital with minor injuries.

The pickup driver, 17 year-old Thomas Hicox of Waycross and his two passengers were also treated for injuries.

Hicox is charged with following to closely and for not wearing a seat belt.

Troopers say it was foggy at the time of the crash.

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