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Wilson County News
April 16, 2012, 5:50pm
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LA VERNIA -- According to Superintendent Tom Harvey of the La Vernia Independent School District, no one was hurt when one of the district’s school buses collided with a mail-delivery vehicle on C.R. 321 just after 4:30 p.m. April 16.

The bus was carrying 21 students who attend the La Vernia Primary and Intermediate schools. Based on reports Harvey has received from the driver and from school officials at the scene, he said a mail carrier attempted to pass the school bus when her vehicle “fishtailed” and struck the bus.

One female student, who complained of pain in her side, was examined at the scene by members of the La Vernia Emergency Medical Services, Harvey said. She was not transported. There were no reports of injuries.

For more, read the April 25 print edition of the Wilson County News.
 

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The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
April 17, 2012 10:59am
 
It is very confusing to figure out who has the right of way when the Federal Government and the local school collide.

 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
April 16, 2012 6:02pm
 
An individual on the scene reported that the school bus and the mail truck were traveling in opposite directions when the crash occurred.

 
Clean Up  
la vernia  
April 16, 2012 5:59pm
 
Glad everyone is safe!

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