Law enforcement searches for driver in school bus hit-and-run

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Parked school buses. Photo via AP/Seth Perlman.
(AP/Seth Perlman)

A driver hit a school bus at the intersection of Archdale Street & Lee Boulevard in Lehigh Acres Tuesday afternoon.

The bus had 24 students on board from Sunshine Elementary School and there were no reported injuries, according to a School District of Lee County spokesman.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the unknown driver turned left from Archdale Street onto westbound Lee Boulevard behind the bus. The driver hit the rear of the bus then fled the scene.

FHP asks if you have any information on the crash to call them at (239) 938-1800 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-780-8477.

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