Police are searching for the driver that is responsible for running a school bus full of students off a road near Lancaster Wednesday morning.
The suspect was driving a white, four-door Chevy car. The driver forced the bus off Highway 521 into a telephone pole and then fled the scene.
24 Andrew Jackson Middle School students were on board that day. Luckily, no one was injured.
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