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Nottoway school bus driver charged in crash that injured child

NOTTOWAY, VA (WWBT) -

Virginia State Police have charged the driver of a Nottoway school bus for a collision with a dump truck that injured a child on the bus as well as the driver.

Richard F. Favret, 67, of Blackstone, VA, is charged with reckless driving, following the crash Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of Route 614 and Route 460.

According to state police, a Nottoway County school bus was traveling north on Route 614 when it crossed over the eastbound lanes of Route 460 and proceeded out into the west bound lanes into the path of a westbound dump truck. The driver of the dump truck, Letha H. Milbrath, 51, of Dillwyn, VA. and a 12-year-old passenger on the school bus were transported to Farmville Hospital with nonlife threatening injuries.

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