Minor Bus Accident Reported with No Students On Board
4/13/2017 ~ by Beth Moore, Communications and Public Affairs - A minor bus accident occurred this morning involving a Pickens County school bus. No students were on board at the time of the accident. At approximately 7:15 a.m., a bus hit a road sign in downtown Jasper near the Woodbridge Inn. Minimal damage occurred to the stop-gate arm (front of the bus) and fender.
Per standard protocol, the bus driver will be tested for drugs/alcohol. The driver of the bus received no medical treatment on scene.
An accident report will be on file with the Georgia State Patrol.