An Accident Occurred Involving A School Bus And Resulted In One Dead

BREAKING NEWS: A school bus accident occurred at approximately 6:40 a.m. at Cedar Branch Road and Highway 9 in the Loris area. The bus driver failed to yield to on coming traffic which then resulted in a crash with the 2011 Chevrolet Silverado that was heading Southbound. The truck driver identified as 37-year-old, Kody Roach of Nichols, died. The school bus had seven passengers from HCS Early College High School. No injuries from the individuals on the school bus have been reported. Counseling services have been made available to the students. The bus driver, who began service with HCS in 2008, has been placed on administrative leave while HCS continues to investigate the incident.