DAVIDSON COUNTY N.C. -- A man has been charged following a head-on crash involving a school bus Monday afternoon, according to Highway Patrol Trooper Ned Moultrie.
Chad Thomas Kearney, 28, of Pfafftown, is charged with DWI, open container, careless and reckless drive, driving with a revoked license, littering and a seat belt violation.
The crash happened at 2:59 p.m. on Old U.S. 52 near Critcher Drive.
Three students from Midway Elementary School were on the bus, along with the bus driver.
The bus driver said she saw a car coming into her lane so she started pulling off the road.
The driver of the car, later identified as Kearney, hit the bus head-on.
No one on the bus was injured. Kearney was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.
Moultrie said Tuesday he does not know if Kearney is still in the hospital.