Grand jury indicts driver involved in deadly Woodmore Elementary bus crash

A Grand Jury indicted the driver involved in the deadly school-bus-crash that claimed the life of six elementary school students.

Johnthony Walker was indicted Wednesday on six counts of vehicular homicide, four counts of reckless aggravated assault and one count each of reckless endangerment and reckless driving.

Police say Walker was speeding in November while driving 37 elementary students when the bus left a curvy road, hit a utility pole, overturned and hit a tree.

Several families of children involved in the crash have filed both civil and federal lawsuits against Walker and his employer, Durham School Services.

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