Botetourt school bus crash raises seat belt question
Federal and state rules don't require school buses like the one that crashed Wednesday in Botetourt
County to have seat belts installed, but school transportation experts
say that doesn't necessarily mean such buses are dangerous.
Car rear-ends dump truck in Botetourt County
Virginia State Police are investigating what caused a car to rear-end a dump truck in Botetourt
County on Thursday afternoon. According to Sergeant Robert Carpentieri,
of State Police's Salem division, 64-year-old Charles A. Wood, of
School Bus Crash 911 Call Released
Fincastle, VA - Thursday the Botetourt
County Sheriff's Office released the 911 call placed by a student just
moments after a school bus flipped on the way to school Wednesday.
Officials say 13 students and the driver were injured.
911 tape shows students on overturned bus caring for each other before help ...
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County Sheriff's office has released one of the calls that came into
911 shortly after a school bus overturned Wednesday morning with 39
students on board. The call is from a student, and it provides some
sense of both the disorientation ...
VDOT starts safety patrols on I-81, I-77, I-64
Southwestern Regional Operations Center will oversee the service in the
Salem and Bristol Districts, including Washington, Wythe, Carroll,
Montgomery, Roanoke and Botetourt counties. Limited service will begin in support of Memorial Day travel ...