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School Bus Involved in Accident
NEWS RELEASE                    
Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park Street West, Windsor ON N9A 6K1
519-255- 3200
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 25, 2016
Contact: Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury
Phone: 519-255-3200 ext. 10224
 
Bus Involved in Accident
- students & staff on route to field trip -
 
Thirty-two Grade 3 students and 5 staff members from Queen Victoria Public School were on a chartered school bus involved in a multi-vehicle accident on Provincial Rd. in Windsor at approximately 10:30 a.m., Thursday, February 25th. They were on their way to attend the annual Pediatric Read Young Authors’ Conference at the Ciociaro Club.
 
Two students and one staff member have required direct medical attention for unspecified injuries related to the collision.
 
All parents / guardians of the students on the bus were contacted directly by school staff. A bus was sent to the accident scene and returned everyone to the school.
 
Windsor Police Service are investigating the accident.
 
For further information contact Public Relations officer Scott Scantlebury @ 519-255-3200 ext. 10224 or 519-995-5797.