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Drug-impaired driving charge laid after crash involving school bus: Niagara police

A Niagara Regional Police Service sign in Niagara Falls, Ont.
A Niagara Regional Police Service sign in Niagara Falls, Ont. Nick Westoll / File / Global News

Niagara Regional Police have charged a man with impaired driving after a multi-vehicle crash involving a school bus in St. Catharines.

Officers were called to Forest Hill Road and Glenridge Avenue just after 8:30 a.m. Thursday morning where the empty bus was involved in a crash with two other vehicles.

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Police say nobody was seriously injured in the collision, but a man who was driving one of the vehicles was arrested.

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Roger Funovitz, 32, of St. Catharines has been charged with driving while impaired by drugs and driving with a suspended licence.

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