Madison County School Bus Slides Off Road With 20 Students Aboard
Date of News Release: 01/26/2015
(Morehead, KY) -- Madison County School Bus 194 in route to Kirksville Elementary was traveling north on KY 1295 this morning, when the driver, identified as Orvil Renner, stated that he felt the rear of the bus losing traction. At this time, the bus began to slide. He was unable to gain control, and slid off the road over an embankment and into a fence. There were 20 students on board the bus, however, there were no injuries reported. As per Madison County Schools policy, the bus driver was taken by school personnel to the hospital for drug screening.