Forrest County school bus collides with log truck, driver killed

GLENDALE, MS (WDAM) - A Forrest County School District bus driver has died from injuries suffered when her bus collided Wednesday with a log truck .

Officials said Jacki Keyes, 50, of Glendale died Thursday at a local hospital.

She had just dropped off her students when the accident occured, just after 8 a.m. on Glendale Road at the Bouie River Bridge.

Sheriff's deputies said it appeared that a log truck had just pulled onto Glendale Road from a lumber yard when it was hit from the rear by the bus.

School officials said Keyes has worked for the district for over 10 years. The driver of the log truck was not injured.

The cause of the accident is still unknown.