This afternoon a school bus decided to introduce itself to a weather appropriate Mazda Miata on Stadium Drive and North Wingate Street.
It appeared school bus 1533 collided with the Miata as it crossed in front of the bus as it allegedly traveled from N. Wingate towards the campus, across Stadium Drive.
The Mazda back axle was in bad shape. The bus got a scratch or two.
The bus came to rest in front of the giant cigarette smokestack next to the Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary campus.
According to the Town of Wake Forest, “A 16-year-old Wake Forest High School student was taken to Wake Med as a precaution this afternoon after a car collided with a school bus.
The accident happened at approximately 2:40 p.m. at the intersection of North Wingate Street and Stadium Drive.
Fifteen students were on board the bus at the time of the incident, but only one injury was reported. Wake County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel responded to the crash scene and transported the injured student to Wake Med as safety precaution.
The driver of the car was not injured and will not be charged.”