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Update: Driver Involved in Tuesday's Wreck on 460 Dies From his Injuries

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Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg Police say the driver, 19-year-old, Daniel Christensen from Amherst died from his injuries Wednesday afternoon.

The bus driver and the six kids on board were not hurt in Tuesday's wreck.

Lynchburg Police say the bus was stopped in the right lane to pick up a student when Christensen hit the rear of the bus and then hit a utility pole.

Crews had to cut him from the car and he was taken to the Emergency Room.

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 Lynchburg Police have identified the driver of a car that hit a city school bus.

According to police, 19 year old Daniel Stephen Christensen of Amherst is in critical condition.

The bus was stopped in the right lane to pick up a student when Christenen's vehicle ran into the back of the bus then hit a utility pole.
   
Crews had to cut him from the car.

There were seven people on the bus at the time, the driver and six students.
   
None of them were hurt.


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Update:  9:32 a.m.

Lynchburg, VA - All lanes of Route 460 have reopened following Tuesday morning's accident involving a school bus.

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Lynchburg, VA - Expect delays on Route 460 after an accident involving a school bus.

Officers were called to the accident in the westbound lanes, not far from Falwell Aviation, about 7:20 a.m.

An ABC-13 video journalist on the scene says the accident involves Lynchburg City Schools bus number 85 and one other car.  The car has serious damage.

A few children were on the bus at the time but were not hurt.

Both westbound lanes of Route 460 at the scene are closed.

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