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Salvation Army bus crashes into tree in city
A Salvation Army bus hit a tree on Morningside Drive near Lafayette Boulevard just after 9 a.m., according to Fredericksburg Fire Department Deputy Chief Mike Jones.
The driver of the bus was the only one on the bus at the time of the accident and was transported to Mary Washington Hospital with injuries, Jones said. He did not know how severe the injuries were. No other vehicles were involved.
He said there was an issue with opening the door, so the driver had to be extricated from the vehicle.
The scene was cleared at about 9:40 a.m., he said.