Burnt Church man charged following collision with school bus

A man from the Esgenoôpetitj First Nation is facing several charges after allegedly running into a school bus full of students on Route 11 in Neguac on Monday afternoon.

27-year-old Tad Dedam was charged Tuesday with fleeing the scene of an accident, possession of a stolen vehicle, and driving while impaired by drugs.

Dedam is also charged with driving without insurance and while his driving privileges were suspended.

Nobody was hurt in the collision.

A bail hearing is set for Thursday.