Passenger dies in crash involving school bus - WSMV Channel 4

Passenger dies in crash involving school bus

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GUTHRIE, KY (WSMV) -

One person has died after a wreck involving a school bus in western Kentucky.

The crash happened Thursday afternoon on Highway 79 North in Todd County.

Kentucky State troopers say the driver of a pickup truck was trying to pass a school bus and had to swerve to avoid an oncoming car.

The driver lost control, hit a tree and sideswiped the school bus.

Two of the passengers in the truck were taken to Vanderbilt Medical Center and one of them, Dale Cherry, 45, of Bowling Green, died.

No one in the school bus was hurt.

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