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Published May 19, 2010, 11:00 PM

School Bus Collides with Pickup in Walsh County

Seven students were on their way to Grafton for an event when the bus collided with a pickup at the intersection of county roads 6 and 15.

The driver a Midway school bus has been cited after after an accident in Walsh County today.

Seven students were on their way to Grafton for an event when the bus collided with a pickup at the intersection of county roads 6 and 15.

The highway patrol says the bus was at a stop sign on County Road 6 and pulled out into the path of the pickup which was westbound on 15.

The pickup's driver, 61-year-old Arnold Dvorak of Grand Forks, attempted to swerve around the bus, but was unable to avoid a collision.

None of the students were hurt, but Dvorak suffered minor injuries.

The driver of the bus, 42-year-old Tim Downer of Gilby, was citied for Failure to Yield.

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