Dump truck collides with school bus

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It was reported that a dump truck traveling at higher than the posted speed limit, failed to stop at a stop sign and T-boned a school bus. The impact caused the bus to roll onto its side.  The driver and one student were the only occupants of the bus; neither appeared to suffer any injuries.

The dump truck driver complained of neck and back pain; the dump truck sustained severe front-end damage.

Florida Highway Patrol officials are investigating the accident to determine just what happened.  It is not believed that citations were issued at this time.