A man is facing charges after colliding with a school bus north of Redwater.
On the morning of March 7, a gravel truck rear-ended a school bus with 13 kids on board heading to Thorhild Central School. 15-year-old Maisie Watkinson died on scene.
Heavy fog was reported at the time of the collision on Opal Road.
Sukhdeep Deol, 40, the driver of the gravel truck, was arrested and charged with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death and criminal negligence causing death.
Deol was released from custody on Sunday (Jul.8) after a judicial hearing and is set to appear in Fort Saskatchewan Provincial Court on August 2.
As this matter is now before the courts no further information will be provided.

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