Back To School Safety
Back to school and it is back to sharing the roads with school buses. This morning, Buncombe County and Asheville City Schools picked up roughly 16,500 students for the new year.
Buncombe County School's Transportation Director, Joe Hough showed News 13's Victoria Dunkle how his team gets the buses ready to safely transport students. With a steep increase in the number of Stop Arm Violations, Hough also shared the increased penalties people will face for not obeying in the Stop Arm laws.
Click here for a look at the rules for safely sharing the roads during the school year.