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TARTA bus crashes through guardrail

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A Tarta bus crashed into a guardrail and nearly tipped over into a ravine. It happened on Glendale near Ridge Park.

This is a picture sent to 13abc by a witness of what the Tarta bus looked like. It slid out of control through a guardrail and almost tipped over into the ravine. Devonna Murry says she was a headed home when she saw the bus.
 
"It looked like it was going over the edge. I saw another car over there by the bus. I'm thinking they go into an accident together so I turned around got out to see if everything was ok," said citizen Devonna Murry.  

Police say the slick snowy roads may have caused the bus driver to lose control. Tarta officials say the driver was headed to the start of her route. Police believe a bunch of small trees stopped the bus from flipping over into the wooded area. The driver was not injured, but she taken to a local hospital to be checked out. Tarta administrators say it's standard procedure to have a driver checked out when there's an incident involving a bus. 

"She just kept saying I don't know how this happened I don't know how this happened So I said I don't know and she looked shook up a bit," said Murry.

Glendale was shut down for about three hours as a tow truck driver pulled the bus off the guardrail.  There were no passengers on the bus and Murry told 13abc the driver is lucky she wasn't hurt.

"I just kept saying that God was with her it was scary," said Murry.

There was another Tarta bus accident on the ramp near Central avenue in Sylvania Township.
Tarta Officials say a bus slid and hit a truck. There were no injuries.

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