Pickup truck driver dead after collision with school bus

A pickup truck driver died after a collision with a school bus in West Ashley shortly after 12:30 p.m. today.

The crash happened on the Glenn McConnell Parkway near Bairds Cove Road.

There were no children on the school bus, said Charles Francis, Charleston Police public information officer.

Traffic was blocked at Magwood Drive as police investigated the scene.

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