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LESLIE (WVVA) - A major collision was narrowly avoided in Greenbrier County recently after an out-of-control truck crossed the path of a stopped school bus.

The bus was in the process of boarding Crichton Elementary students in the Leslie area around 7:30 a.m. last Thursday.

The truck -- hauling a trailer carrying another truck -- can be seen in dashboard camera video heading toward the bus. The truck veers in front of the bus, striking a utility pole off camera. Utility lines can be seen falling around the bus on the video.

The driver of the truck was issued a citation for failure to maintain control of his vehicle and an unsecured load. No major injuries were reported.

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