A bus driver has been charged following a terrifying near miss between a bus carrying school children and a truck on Sydney’s M5 last week.
About 7.50am on Thursday 1 June, a bus carrying 20 school children, allegedly pulled out in front of a semi trailer on the M5 causing the driver of the truck to brake heavily and jack-knife in order to avoid a collision.
Officers spoke with the bus driver, a 59-year-old man, and commenced investigations.
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On Thursday, police issued the man with a court attendance notice for drive manner dangerous and negligent driving.
He is due to appear in Liverpool Local Court on Wednesday 19 July.