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Fatal wreck prompts Carroll schools to review bus training

...The driver, 59-year-old Kenneth Ross Herringdine of Roopville, was a trainee who was being supervised by an experienced driver. District officials say he'd met all Georgia Department of Education requirements for trainees and was soon to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-10-07/fatal-wreck-prompts-carroll-
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Driver killed after car slams into wall during race

...competing in the GT-1 racing class with about 25 others in similar vehicles. Barnes described Kasik as a very experienced driver. "We just never expect to have a death," she said. "It is a shock and it is a real loss to the racing community...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/29/nas_349990.shtml
Nascar
Earnhardt won't go down quietly

...of rookie Kenny Irwin's Ford, taking the air off Irwin's rear spoiler and causing him to spin out. A more experienced driver might have been able to save his car, but Irwin lost control and slammed into the wall in the short chute between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/03/oth_235014.shtml
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Students injured in bus accident

...hit the car in the rear. Bill Gallman, deputy superintendent of Aiken County Schools, said Ms. Smith is an "experienced driver and has an excellent record." He added that she's been driving a bus for about six years. Chief Grant said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/09/met_207999.shtml
Metro | North Augusta High School
Rants & Raves

...limit of 70 mph. I could see your teeth in my rear view mirror you were so close. Thank the Good Lord that I am an experienced driver. Had this been my newly licensed child, imagine the wreck that could have ensued due to your aggressive driving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-03-08/rants-raves
Answers sought in school bus crash that killed Georgia teen

...Justin Howard said the driver, 59-year-old Kenneth Ross Herringdine of Roopville, was a trainee and that an experienced driver was on board teaching him. Elena Schulenburg, a county schools spokeswoman, said most of the injured were taken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-10-05/school-bus-crash-kills-ga-te
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Across the southeast

...rookies can drive, the number of passengers they can carry and the level of supervision they must have from an experienced driver. "If you compare the first couple of years before the graduated licenses were introduced, death rates for 16-year-olds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/07/met_446660.shtml
Metro
Strong field could help Indy 500 live up to its nickname

...entries led by Rice, while Patrick Racing is making its return with two-time Indy winner Al Unser Jr., the most experienced driver in the field with 16 previous starts. Newman/Haas, still racing full-time in the rival series now known as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/30/nas_417281.shtml
Nascar
Jeff Burton moving in the right direction

...struggling owner-driver since 1996, so driving for someone else again will be a little different. "Larry wanted an experienced driver to race at Pocono, and I was very happy when he called me," Bodine said. "I tested at Indy last week and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/26/nas_382213.shtml
Nascar
In an instant

...without a license and prevented him from driving until he was 18. But the investigating officer said that even an experienced driver couldn't have avoided the collision. Derek had the right of way and a grain field blocked the view of the crossing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/21/xtr_233956.shtml
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