Woman suffers minor injuries, charged after truck strikes school bus

Today (August 14, 2019) at approximately 3:46 PM, the Pulaski Police Department responded to a motor vehicle crash on E. Main Street at Dora Highway.  An occupied school bus was traveling east on East Main Street, when a maroon 1998 Chevrolet pick up truck turned west onto E. Main Street, and struck the bus.

Upon arrival, Corporal C.J. Dickerson determined there were no injuries to anyone on the school bus.

The driver and occupant of the Chevrolet, however, were both transported to LewisGale Hospital-Pulaski with non-life threatening injuries.

Patricia Hurst Odell, 76, of Draper, was charged with failure to yield right of way.

By authority: Officer M. Jennings