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March 6, 2012

There have been 765 school bus accidents with vehicles and 73 accidents with other objects, such as trees or light poles, in the state of Mississippi since 2006.

There have been 765 school bus accidents with vehicles and 73 accidents with other objects, such as trees or light poles, in the state of Mississippi since 2006.
This has some people wondering how safe primary- and college-aged students are on buses in Oxford.
In 2009, there were four school bus crashes in Lafayette County, one in 2010 and none in 2011, according to Mississippi Highway Patrol. Oxford University Transit (OUT) superintendent Ron Biggs said that since starting the service, there have only been minor accidents.

February 13, 2011

On Tuesday, Feb. 8, a school bus collided with an 18-wheeler, causing the death of two high school teachers from Ackerman High School and the truck driver.

On Tuesday, Feb. 8, a school bus collided with an 18-wheeler, causing the death of two high school teachers from Ackerman High School and the truck driver. 

University of Mississippi junior Jessi Foust, a graduate from Ackerman High, said she knew all of the people who were killed and injured in the event. She said that Coach Steven Moss, 37, who was killed in the accident, taught one of her history classes and attended the same church, Ackerman Baptist. 

February 9, 2011

 A Choctaw County school bus collided with an 18-wheeler in Calhoun County on Monday afternoon, killing three people.

 

The bus was filled with students and chaperones from Ackerman High School returning from a senior field day trip from The University of Mississippi.

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