Driver fighting for life after school bus crash

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A driver in his 60s is in a serious condition in hospital after crashing a school bus crash.

The accident near Albourne just before 4pm today (Tuesday, December 18) left the coach in a ditch and the driver trapped in his car.

He had to be cut out by fire crews and was taken to Royal Sussex County Hospital with multiple injuries.

The driver of the bus was unhurt.

Sussex Police said there were no children on the bus, but an eye witness at the scene said there were three young passengers, but none were hurt.

Shaves Wood Lane is expected to remain closed until 9pm as the police investigated the scene and recover the coach and car.

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12:12am Wed 19 Dec 12

jkendle says...

'..after crashing WITH a bus..' ?
'..after crashing WITH a bus..' ? jkendle
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8:50am Wed 19 Dec 12

qm says...

jkendle wrote:
'..after crashing WITH a bus..' ?
Some people just get so bored at 10 past midnight!
Hoping the injured driver is making a successful recovery!!
[quote][p][bold]jkendle[/bold] wrote: '..after crashing WITH a bus..' ?[/p][/quote]Some people just get so bored at 10 past midnight! Hoping the injured driver is making a successful recovery!! qm
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9:13am Wed 19 Dec 12

Crystal Ball says...

Poor chap. Not nice, especially at this time of year.
Poor chap. Not nice, especially at this time of year. Crystal Ball
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8:26pm Wed 19 Dec 12

ILUVBRIGHTON says...

I think the children wrote this article!! do you have proof readers at the Argus?
I think the children wrote this article!! do you have proof readers at the Argus? ILUVBRIGHTON
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