HOLMES COUNTY - Around 9 a.m. on May 18, a Holmes County School District bus driven by Cathy Gillman, was in an accident on Highway 90 East of Henry Grey Road.

There were no students on the bus at the time of the accident. Gillman, 58, of Westville, received minor injuries and was treated at Doctors Memorial Hospital in Bonifay.

According to a report from Florida Highway Patrol (FHP), Gillman was travelling westbound on Highway 90 where she began to travel off the paved portion of the road and onto the north shoulder. Moving in a westerly direction the bus drove through a ditch. Once through the ditch the bus collided with a tree.

The vehicle came to rest on the north shoulder of Highway 90 facing northwest against a tree.

Gillman is being charged with careless driving. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the accident.