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School bus, logging truck crash on Liberty Expressway

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One lane of northbound traffic on Liberty Expressway was closed Thursday morning after a Logging truck collided with a Dougherty County School bus.

The collision happened in the 2200 block of the bypass near Antioch Road just before 7 A-M.

Dougherty County police say He swerved to miss the bus before crashing in to it and the back end of the trailer "jack knifed" and struck the bus.

There were 5 children on the bus at the time of the crash, but no injuries were reported.

The driver of the log truck is facing a minimum charge of following too close behind the bus.

 

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