Police investigating crash involving school bus in Elizabeth City

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Police are investigating a crash involving a school bus in Elizabeth City Wednesday morning.

The Elizabeth City Police Department responded to the intersection of Halstead Boulevard and Ehringhaus Street in reference to a motor vehicle crash involving a school bus that was reported Wednesday around 3:15 p.m.

Samuel Gibbs was identified as the driver of 2003 green Ford Explorer.

Gibbs failed to observe the stopped school bus and collided into the rear of the bus, police said.

Gibbs was cited for failure to reduce speed.

The school bus was occupied with students from Central Elementary School, River Road Middle School and P.W. Moore School.

Pasquotank County EMS and the Elizabeth City Fire Department responded to the scene.

There were no injuries or damage to either one of the vehicles.

Police are still investigating the accident.

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