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Car, DART Bus Crash in Magnolia

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MAGNOLIA, Del.- Delaware State Police say seven people were injured Wednesday after a car rear-ended a DART bus north of Magnolia. 

Police said the incident happened shortly before 8 a.m. at South State Street near Banning Road. Troopers said 53-year-old Robert J. Dunkleberger of Magnolia was driving a 2012 Ford DART bus with five special needs passengers on board. According to investigators, the bus was waiting to turn left into a private driveway when a 2011 Chevrolet Impala, driven 47-year-old Lisa A. Barrett of Camden-Wyoming, crashed into the back of the bus. 

Police said Barrett and her 4-year-old daughter were both wearing seat belts at the time of the crash. They were taken to Kent General Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Barrett was also cited for inattentive driving. 

Dunkleberger and four of the five passengers were also taken to Kent General Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Dunkleberger wearing a seat belt, police said. 

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