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66-year-old bus driver dead after school bus rolls over her | News

FAIRBURN, Ga. (CBS46) — Police confirmed a 66-year-old woman is dead after an incident involving a school bus at Landmark Christian School in Fairburn.

The incident happened around 3:30 p.m. Friday afternoon.

The driver was experiencing mechanical problems with her bus. Police believe the driver then crawled under the school bus in an attempt to make a repair when the bus rolled over her. 

Fairburn Mayor Elizabeth Carr-Hurst released the following statement:

To the family and Landmark Christian School,

We are deeply saddened to hear of your great loss. Our prayers and condolences are with all who are affected by this tragedy. Please know that we the City of Fairburn are with you during this difficult time.

No children were involved in the accident.

This is a developing story. 

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