Colleton Co. sheriff OK after accident with school bus

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - According to the Colleton County secretary, Sheriff George Malone is doing well and is now out of the hospital after his SUV was hit by a school bus Tuesday.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol says the accident happened on Highway 21 in Orangeburg County. Troopers say Malone was driving a 2011 Tahoe county vehicle when he attempted to pass two vehicles, including the bus. The bus turned left improperly and hit Malone's SUV.

Malonen and four students on the bus had minor injuries.

No charges have been filed.

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