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Kanawha County deputies searching for suspect who hit KRT bus

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A KRT bus in Saint Albans was hit by another vehicle on May 1.

According to the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office, the bus was traveling on West Main Street when it was hit by another vehicle.  The cause of the accident is unclear.

The bus driver stopped the bus and got out to see what had happened.  The KRT operator was approached by the driver of the vehicle and told that the driver needed to walk down the street to see a family member.

According to reports, the suspect took the license plate off the vehicle before leaving the scene.

The driver of the vehicle did not return to the scene.  Upon investigating the vehicle deputies were told that it was registered to an address that does not exist.  KRT surveillance captured images of the man.

Deputies are asking for assistance in identifying the suspect in the accident.  Anyone with information is asked to contact Deputy Eary at 304-357-0169.