Bus Accident in Virginia Injures 8 Marines

March 6, 2009

A bus accident injured 8 marines and a civilian headed to Virginia.

Authorities say three buses headed from Camp Lejeune, North Carolina to Norfolk collided Thursday (3/5) morning in North Carolina. One of the bus drivers was critically injured. The marines weren't seriously hurt.

Investigators believe the third bus failed to stop for traffic and hit the bus it was following. The marines were headed to Norfolk to begin training exercises before their deployments.

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