Earlier this week, there was a crash involving a Buncombe County school bus in Candler. According to WLOS ABC News Channel 13, the incident happened on Monday morning in the 1850 block of Pisgah Highway, near the Davis Creek Road intersection. Initial reports indicate that a Jeep Compass struck the Enka Intermediate School bus.
The driver of the Jeep was reportedly trying to pass the bus in a no passing zone at the time of the collision. There were three students on the bus at the time of the crash. Thankfully, no student injuries were reported on the scene. The driver of the Jeep was transported to the hospital for treatment of injuries. That person was cited for reckless driving, and could be facing additional charges or citations.