CULPEPER, Va. (WUSA) -- A school bus driver was pronounced dead after his bus went off the road and into a ditch on Friday morning.
At 6:52 a.m. deputies responded to the bus accident at 8516 Kirtley Trail.
Police say the bus, which was headed north, traveled off the left side of the roadway into a ditch when the bus driver, a 70-year-old male, suffered from a health-related issue.
There were no injuries to the seven Eastern View High School students who were on the bus. Students were picked up by parents or others from where the accident occured.
The bus driver was transported to Culpeper Regional Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
His name has not been released.